For a few years I have wanted to teach the boys about Hanukkah. And this year seemed to be the perfect time since Hanukkah starts December 16 and goes all the way until Christmas Eve. I am using our celebration/study for our Advent activity :-)
Tonight we watched this video about the history of Hanukkah:
Hanukkah is the Festival of Lights...so since we are Christian and we believe Jesus to the the Light of the World, I put out our nativity.