Cystic Fibrosis Storytime
Sparky McCloud  and the Christmas Angel

Story Notes and Extras


Sparky McCloud 

and the Christmas Angel


written and presented by Sean Hunter


with a melody of music by Country Music Hall of Fame member


Charlie McCoy


Talk and Discover

for parents, teachers, family, friends and children to enjoy


Which ornament do you think is Sparky’s favorite?

Which ornament do you think the family has had the longest?

Why do you think the family put a star on top of the Christmas tree?

What song do you think Sparky sang?

What are some of your favorite Christmas songs?

Do you think the ornaments sing every Christmas eve?

What might be some of the other reasons that Sparky likes the song

“Rudolph The Red Nose Reindeer?”

What are some of the ways to show love?

What are some of the ways for you to show kindness?


Learning With Art


Draw a picture of a star.

Draw a picture of a snowman.

Draw a picture of a candy cane.

Draw a picture of a Christmas tree.


More Talk and Discover


What type of tree are many of the Christmas trees?

In what country did the Christmas tree tradition begin?

With what fruits were some of the first Christmas trees decorated?

How many Christmas trees are prepared each year in Europe?

How many years does it take for a Christmas tree to grow to be six feet tall?

In the music following the story, what ornaments do you think are singing?

What are some Christmas traditions for your family?

What is something special one of your friends can do?

What is something special that you can do?

What is a gift that you can give someone that doesn’t need to be bought?

What are some of the gifts that you receive everyday?


Other Stories To Enjoy

The Grinch That Stole Christmas
The Night Before Christmas


Helping To Make The Holidays Happy For Everyone

Visit someone in a hospital, or that is sick at home.
Write a note to someone that you haven’t seen for a while.

Help a neighbor in need.


Other Ways To Have Fun


Make a Ginger Bread House.

Sing some of the traditional Christmas songs with family and friends.

Write a Christmas poem.


Direct download: 01_Sparky_McCloud_-_and_the_Christmas_Angel.mp3
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