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  • This month, fifth-graders at Jones Elementary School answered the question “What is your favorite holiday tradition you enjoy with your family?”
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    This month, fifth-graders at Jones Elementary School answered the question “What is your favorite holiday tradition you enjoy with your family?”

Question Of The Month: Jones Elementary School

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December 6, 2017

Each month, the Severna Park Voice poses a question to a local fifth-grade class. This month, fifth-grade students at Jones Elementary answered the question:

What is your favorite holiday tradition you enjoy with your family?

 

I always like to light the four Advent candles.

James A.

My favorite holiday tradition is we put our shoe on the window a week before Christmas, and every morning, we get a present in the shoe until Christmas.

Isabella B.

My favorite Christmas tradition is going to my grandmom’s house to have a really good dinner.

Ashton C.

My favorite tradition I do when I’m with my dad is going to Florida for Christmas.

John C.

My favorite holiday tradition is opening presents with family and celebrating Christmas.

Jacob F.

My favorite holiday tradition is sitting by the fire with my family on Christmas night.

Ainsley G.

For Christmas, our family decorates our grandparents’ tree and has fondue.

Emma G.

My tradition is to get a Christmas tree on Thanksgiving Day.

Gavin G.

One of the traditions my family does is on Christmas morning my mom and dad go downstairs and get the camera, and then take photos of us on the stairs. Then we can go see our presents.

Olivia J.

My favorite holiday tradition is having family over and making gingerbread houses. A thing I do with my friends is give them gifts.

Charlotte M.

My favorite holiday tradition is going to my uncle’s house every year for Christmas and having fun with my family.

Ella M.

One of my favorite family traditions for Christmas is always going to church, then out to dinner. Then we have a big Christmas party.

Grace M.

I love having my dad’s prime rib and opening stocking stuffers together.

Nadine M.

On Christmas, we go to my grandma’s and have pasta. Then we open gifts by youngest to oldest. Then we talk, watch movies and have cookies.

Lily M.

My favorite holiday tradition is to set up all of our Christmas decorations exactly two weeks before Christmas and make a checklist of all the decorations.

Penelope M.

My favorite Christmas tradition I enjoy with my family is opening presents with hot chocolate.

Rory M.

My favorite tradition for the holidays is one really fun weekend when we set up our holiday decorations.

Kate R.

Our family always reads Christmas books on Christmas Eve.

Libby R.

A family tradition we do every year is doing Advent.

Sally R.

My favorite holiday tradition is when my uncle hides eggs with money in them because my boy cousins and I have to work together to climb a tree or pick up a rock.

Connor S.

A favorite thing to do is eat gobblers (chicken sandwiches) after Thanksgiving.

Jake S.

My favorite family Christmas tradition is when I wake up early on Christmas Day and open my gifts with family.

Ryleigh S.

My favorite holiday is Christmas because I get to hang out with family and get presents.

Tucker S.

A Christmas tradition that I love is making a million cookies the night before Christmas.

Caroline V.

My favorite holiday tradition is going to my grandma’s house and having a Christmas feast.

Maya V.

Making cherry pies for Santa and then eating the leftovers.

Cora W.

My favorite tradition on New Year’s is eating black beans, drinking apple cider and watching the ball drop.

Katiana W.

My favorite holiday tradition is going to family’s houses for the holidays. I love when we go for Christmas because I like opening and giving presents to my family.

Kristalynn W.


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