As we approach the holiday season, there's no better time to teach A Christmas Carol. From paperbacks and posters, to activities and eLessons, Prestwick House has everything you need to teach this Dickens classic. Explore some of our free resources below.

How to Teach A Christmas Carol

Your guide for teaching this holiday classic is complete with a basic synopsis of the plot, key educational objectives for the book, and related works to pair with the book. Review this guide for teaching here.

Crossword Puzzle

This puzzle is the perfect wrap-up activity, extra credit assignment, or emergency lesson for your A Christmas Carol unit. Download the puzzle now.


Decorate your classroom with this free poster collection featuring the story's famous ghosts. Download the posters.

A Ghost Story for the Ages

Our resident Dickens expert and Christmas junkie explores why A Christmas Carol is so beloved. Read the blog post.