Religious Holidays Teacher Resources
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Public Christmas Displays and Lynch v. Donnelly
Does a Christmas display on government property violate the Constitution? Learners study the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment and learn about the landmark Supreme Court case Lynch v. Donnelly through watching a documentary and...
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Developing a Sense of Pride in Oneself and Respecting the Similarities and Differences of Others
First graders use the think/pair/share strategy to show the similarities and differences of their holidays. They discuss reasons it's important to accept the different ways people celebrate. Students listen as the teacher reads "Uncle...
Life of a Child Living at Monticello and a Quaker Village
Young scholars study the life of a child living at Thomas Jefferson's home of Monticello contrasted to the life of child living on a Quaker settlement. In this early Virginia history lesson, students read background information about the...
4th - 7th
Looking at illuminated Manuscripts: The Modern Day Planner
Students compare illustrations from the book of hours with modern day calendars and planners. In this calendar comparison activity, students examine "The Annunciation" by Master of James IV of Scotland before discussing the use of a book...
6th - 12th
Latino Folklore and Culture: Stories of Family, Traditions of Pride
Students define the terms fable and folktale. They write a fable to illustrate a Latino proverb. Students are explained that a folktale is a story passed down through the oral tradition of a particular culture. A fable is a type of...
6th - 8th