Lolly and Larkin'Christmas Wishes' is our new Advent Calendar story for 2016, featuring Santa's grandchildren Lolly and Larkin, and their amazing adventure around the world with Weiβfeder, the snow goose.

The story unfolds day by day from 1st to 16th December to allow schools to reach the end of the story before Christmas.

Have fun practising the language used in the story with six sets of printable playing cards and download the images from the story - preview a sample below or subscribe to download the whole gallery.

Also available in English, French and Spanish.

Video version - enable Flash player for full interactivity. Best viewed full screen.

Smart Notebook Gallery Collection

Smart Notebook Gallery The collection consists of over 70 images from the story - backgrounds, characters, animals and toys to help you create your own resources and activities.

A sample of images can be previewed - subscribe to download all 78 images.

If you have Smart Notebook installed on your computer, when you download and click on the Image Gallery file below and choose 'Open', Smart Notebook will open and a Christmas Wishes folder will be created in the 'My Content' folder in your Gallery.

Smart collection iconThe folder will be saved in your Gallery unless you choose to delete it.

If you have problems downloading the Smart Notebook gallery file on your computer, try the zipped version instead.

If you don't have a Smartboard, or want to use the images in other programs such as Word or PowerPoint, you can also download the images as a single zipped file.