Teens Travel to the Coolest Cities for Krampus and Krampusnacht
Meet Krampus. St. Nicolas's evil twin. Krampus punished children on Santa's naughty list in parts of Europe. Discover his origins in Germany and Austria and experience the fun modern-day festivals and parades that celebrate Krampus today.
year old learners
US Grade Level
learners per class
55 minute class
In this one-time class, we will first discover the legend of Krampus and the experience the modern day festivals that celebrate him today throughout parts of Europe and around the world! Stories of Krampus date back thousands of years. Krampus has been called the Christmas devil, St. Nicolas's assistant, St. Nick's evil twin, the Anti-Santa, the dark side of Christmas. Whatever you want to call him, his job was to punish the children on St. Nick's naughty list. Keeping his eye on you before...
** I hold a Degree in Communication & Culture. While obtaining my Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Culture, I studied and researched communities and their use of culture as an expression to communicate with others, specifically pertaining to Cultural festivals. I am TESOL and TEFL certified (Teaching English as a Second Language). I am a world traveler who has been privileged to have lived and traveled in many different countries across the world. I am very excited to share my knowledge with your Learner through this course!
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Minor violence and potentially scary costumes. Sound scary? Do not worry this class approaches our topic in a fun, humorous, and light-hearted way. All content is presented in a Secular manner as per Outschool Policy.
Sources used to create this class include, but not limited to, my own first-hand personal travel experiences and photos and videos from participating in Krampus Parades and Festivals. As well as research from my Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Culture. Other sources include Loney Planet & Fodor's Travel Guides, youtube videos (credited in class). Multiple travel bloggers/vloggers (credited in class), World maps, Wikipedia and research from multiple travel documentaries.
Meet the teacher
Thank you for visiting my profile! I am a Canadian living part-time in Canada and Costa Rica. I have been an Online Educator for children and youth for over 6 years. Prior to becoming an Educator and Business Owner, I spent 15 years working in the...