St. Nicholas Center - the Real Santa. St. Nicholas stories, games, and activities for kids. Discovered this thru http://eastkentuckygal.wordpress.com/?s=pin (Mountain Mama blog - posts on homeschooling, etc).
Saint Nicholas is real, teach them about him and do something fun. When they begin to question if Santa is fictional, a real " Santa" is still there forever. Also helps keep real meaning of Christmas gifts.
Things to Talk About While Making St. Nicholas Projects Making things together provides a good opportunity for informal conversation to help children grow in their understanding of St. Nicholas and why he is important. Here are some ideas to help leaders get started.