Christmas Ship Story Hour

by  Transcended Educational Collaborations

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In this interactive program for little ears, listen to the reading of Jeanette Winters' book, "The Christmas Tree Ship,"  Participants then make a storytelling ornament that helps them share Great Lakes maritime history with friends and family.  Ornament kits for each participant are included in this program.

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About This Program


Point to Point: $155.00
Point to Point Premium: $150.00
By Request: $155.00
By Request Premium: $150.00

Program fee includes ornament kits


45 minutes for 1st through 3rd grade and 30 minutes for kindergarten.

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3Public Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:


Primary Disciplines

Language Arts/English, Literacy, Social Studies/History

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)

Booking Information

This program is available by request from November 27nd, 2023 through December 22nd, 2023.

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

Cancellations with less than 24 hours notice without a reschedule date will be charged $50.00.

About This Provider

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Transcended Educational Collaborations

Watertown, WI
United States

Transcended Educational Collaborations mission is to promote the sound design, development and delivery of hybrid distance learning programming through unique partnerships and collaborations. Owner Gaye-Lynn Clyde has been delivering and designing IVC programs for more than twenty years. 

Gaye-Lynn Clyde

Program Details


1.. This program begins with an interactive reading of "The Christmas Tree Ship."
2. We then discuss the story.
3. Participants review the story as they make a storytelling ornament that reminds them of the different part s of the story.
4. Time is allowed for questions and answers.


The participant will:
-be able to list cargo schooners once carried on the Great Lakes.
-be able to explain what schooner is.
-make a storytelling ornament.
-become the storyteller of this Great Lakes Maritime story.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

NS: Language Arts -English NL-ENG.K-12.12; Technology -Technology Communication Skills NT.K-12.4

State Standards

English Language Arts -Oral Language C.4.2;
Social Studies -History B.4.3;