The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg is one of my favorite holiday stories. It is such a sweet story and has such beautiful illustrations.
Here are some links to Notebook files about The Polar Express:
TeqSmart The Polar Express -you have to have an account to download this file but it's free and easy to get one*
The Polar Express- scroll down the page a bit to find the file*
*CSISD teachers can find these files already downloaded in the Elementary Smart Notebook Lessons folder, inside the Holiday Smart Notebook Lessons folder.
Here are some great links to sites that have activities and downloads for using with the story:
Ride the Polar Express
The Polar Express
Chris Van Allsburg's website
The Polar Express Weblinks and More
The Polar Express Activities, Lessons, and Resources
The Polar Express at KinderKorner