US Holiday Greetings and Symbols Mix and Match
Students match traditional holiday symbols with the correct holiday celebration, including Christmas, New Year's Day, and Hanukkah. Students create their own holiday PowerPoint slides using the appropriate symbols and present them to the class.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Lions, Dragons, and Nian: Animals of the Chinese New Year
Students examine the major differences between earstern and western dragons and their association with the Chinese New Year. They view and discuss a video, read New Year poems, explore various websites, and create a lion mask.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History
Let's Celebrate Christmas!
Students explore the celebration of Christmas as part of an investigation into the multicultural experiences of celebrating holidays. The story written by Richard Paul Evans, "The Light of Christmas" provides the basis for the exploration.
1st - 2nd Social Studies & History
Celebrate Hanukkah in Israel
Students explore Hanukkah and its origins. For this Hanukkah lesson, students discover the history of Hanukkah and its traditions. Students locate Israel on map, hear the story of the menorah and create their own dreidel. Students sing...
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts