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All about Saint Nicholas


The Imps have been learning all about their class saint called Saint Nicholas. The Imps celebrated their class saint with a Saint Nicholas Day. They learnt all about Saint Nicholas and why he was so special. 


Fun Facts about Saint Nicholas


 heartHe was born in Turkey and died in Turkey, although he was Greek.


 heartSaint Nicholas is the patron saint of children and sailors. 


heartThe tradition of Christmas presents came from St. Nicholas' habit of giving gifts to people in secret.


heartThe feast of Saint Nicholas is celebrated on December 6th.


heartNicholas means 'people's victory' in greek. 


heartSaint Nicholas was one of the youngest bishops, becoming bishop at just 30 years old.