We’ve got a word list to help build vocabulary this season with Christmas words that start with B! With simple descriptions and example sentences, this list is suitable for your preschoolers and kindergarteners.
Printable resources for Christmas vocabulary and phonics
Christmas Words That Start With B
Description: Bells are small metallic instruments that make a ringing sound. During Christmas, they are often used as decorations and in songs.
Example Sentence: “We heard the jingle of the Christmas bell from the sleigh.”
Description: Bethlehem is a special city where, according to the Christmas story, Jesus was born.
Example Sentence: “In the story of Christmas, Mary and Joseph traveled to Bethlehem.”
Description: Baubles are shiny, round decorations that we hang on Christmas trees.
Example Sentence: “The Christmas tree was covered with red and green baubles.”
Description: Bows are made from ribbon and are used to decorate gifts and trees during Christmas.
Example Sentence: “Each Christmas gift had a big, red bow on top.”
Description: Baking is when you cook something in an oven, like cookies or cakes. At Christmas, many people bake special treats.
Example Sentence: “We spent the afternoon baking gingerbread cookies.”
Description: A blizzard is a big snowstorm with lots of wind and snow. It’s common in some places during the winter season.
Example Sentence: “We watched the snowflakes swirl in the blizzard outside.”
Description: A bobsled is a long, fast sled that slides on ice. Some people ride bobsleds for fun in the winter.
Example Sentence: “They raced down the hill in their red bobsled.”
8. Boxing Day
Description: Boxing Day is the day after Christmas, celebrated in some countries, where people often shop and visit family.
Example Sentence: “On Boxing Day, we visited our cousins and exchanged gifts.”
9. Bûche de Noël
Description: Bûche de Noël is a French Christmas cake shaped like a log. It’s also known as a Yule log.
Example Sentence: “The Bûche de Noël had frosting that looked like bark.”
Description: A type of candy made from brown sugar and butter, popular in sweets and desserts during Christmas.
Example Sentence: “Grandma made a delicious butterscotch pie for our Christmas dessert.”
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