http://www.theholidayspot.com/christmas/worldxmas/russia.htm        Great Britain) Here are 45 festive holiday classroom doors made by amazing teachers. Portugal -   http://holidays.pppst.com/newyears.html Wacky Daily Holidays -         HolidayZone        Projects - While teaching a multicultural curriculummay not be too challenging most of the year, December brings the holidays, when one or two holidays are usually much more visible than the others. Wales - by TeachThought Staff. http://www.indobase.com/holidays/christmas/world/christmas-in-switzerland.html I’ve also posted a separate add-on pack with 10 additional nonfiction passages/questions in case you want to mix and match the passages!          activities - More http://sunniebunniezz.com/holiday/fatherdy.htm, Celebrate America - July 4th - http://asalh100.org/future-themes/                                          http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/black-history-month                                          Luther King from Enchanted Learning http://www.worldholidaytraditions.com/Countries/Israel.aspx       I’m not saying that holiday decorations need to be plastered around the classroom, or that whole weeks or months should be devoted to them (as is sometimes done in traditional education), but there is a place for remembering them. New Year from the UK        http://www.theholidayspot.com/christmas/worldxmas/argentina.htm - February https://www.thespruce.com/polish-christmas-customs-and-traditions-1136853                            To avoid spending the first week wondering where to start and how to finally gather yourself to engage in some meaningful work, some preparation is needed. Dates http://www.whychristmas.com/cultures/venezuela.shtml          http://www.santas.net/austrianchristmas.htm Scotland - Hog Day - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Luther_King,_Jr. This one isn’t expressly an ‘activity’ but could be used as one in short enough duration.            When I get more diverse classrooms, I do my best to celebrate more prominent holidays, learn about ones that would be new to most of my students, and at least share a quick video or do a small activity to acknowledge them.                Father's Day - July 4th      Teacher ideas - See also Ireland, Scotland, Wales Mitchell February 2 Many people disagree about religion, consumerism, the ‘true meaning’ of the holidays, etc.                        https://www.ducksters.com/holidays/veterans_day.php                                 http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/arborday/        Chinese-American Culture You can direct them to focus on whichever writing concepts they are currently practicing or simply for excellent spelling and grammar. So these Simple Classroom Holiday Party Ideas are a perfect way to add some festivity to the classroom without breaking your back (or the bank!) https://www.arborday.org/kids/                                                     http://www.holidays.net/kwanzaa/ - http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/new-years-day/. Lesson 5. Back http://www.vistawide.com/german/christmas/german_christmas_traditions.htm http://www.when-is.com/, Hannukah - http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson040.shtml Don’t Limit Yourself to the Winter Holidays. https://www.cbc.ca/kidscbc2/the-feed/whats-the-story-hanukkah    http://www.ehow.com/way_5297351_ramadan-recipes-kids.html, Labor http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art26683.asp, Australia -    https://www.ducksters.com/holidays/labor_day.php http://www.santas.net/brazilianchristmas.htm           http://www.whychristmas.com/cultures/canada.shtml                   October 31 - http://www.worldholidaytraditions.com/Countries/Norway.aspx Christmas Around the World - http://abcteach.com/directory/seasonalholidays/ http://www.santas.net/mexicanchristmas.htm http://www.whychristmas.com/cultures/ireland.shtml http://www.santas.net/danishchristmas.htm http://www.worldholidaytraditions.com/Countries/Italy.aspx                       Holidays on the Net -                      http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art6841.asp, Italy -                 http://christmas.lovetoknow.com/christmas-history-traditions/venezuelan-christmas-traditions France - Consider ‘Frosty The Snowman,’ for example.          https://kidskonnect.com/holidays-seasons/veterans-day/                                 Ramadan - http://www.holidays.net/ramadan/ http://www.holidays.net/dates.htm Thanksgiving http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson018.shtml http://www.worldholidaytraditions.com/Countries/Austria.aspx http://www.bry-backmanor.org/holidayfun/sweden.html Pumpkin Carving, Trivia, Links, That's why I'm a firm believer in simplicity. from Sunnie Bunniezz - Practice verb tense in this simple holiday-themed activity.               Thanksgiving activities -              http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/chinesenewyear/ http://www.songsforteaching.com/kwanzaasongs/ Critical Thinking About The Holidays Discussion Or Writing Prompt. Year's Day http://www.santas.net/welshchristmas.htm http://christmas-world.freeservers.com/wales.html http://teachersfirst.org/holiday/thanksgiving.cfm Switzerland - sites, activities, puzzles, projects, foods - Mrs. Mitchell - http://www.santas.net/ukrainianchristmas.htm https://www.cliftonhill.com/falls_blog/well-know-canadian-thanksgiving/, Columbus Day http://www.xmasfun.com/Trivia.aspx, Holiday dates - Traditions Around the World   https://www.dogonews.com/2018/10/1/columbus-day-or-indigenous-peoples-day-you-decide                 http://www.kiddyhouse.com/Ramadan/ http://www.holidays.net/mother/index.htm http://holidays.mrdonn.org/presidentsday.html http://www.dltk-holidays.com/patrick/index.html  http://www.theholidayspot.com/christmas/worldxmas/brazil.htm                   Lesson 6. Kwanzaa for Kids Have students write one to two paragraphs answering the question, “What does ‘holiday spirit’ mean to you?” Have them focus on correct spelling and grammar. http://www.worldholidaytraditions.com/Countries/Venezuela.aspx                             Crafts - http://www.story-lovers.com/listskwanzaastories.html          (6th-8th Grade) Rewriting the Holidays PAFT-Style. http://www.worldholidaytraditions.com/Countries/Denmark.aspx                          - http://americanfolklore.net/folklore/2011/11/kwanzaa_stories.html https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/hanukkah, Videos -               Students will have more than enough to share, … uses instincts to deal with matters independently and in … http://sunniebunniezz.com/holiday/laborday.htm   http://www.whychristmas.com/cultures/                        Official Groundhog http://www.indobase.com/holidays/christmas/world/christmas-in-switzerland.html http://www.thehistoryofchristmas.com/traditions/sweden.htm Hog Day - Chinese New Year Lesson 1. shows enthusiasm for classroom activities. This critical thinking-intense activity isn’t the lightest approach to holiday classroom practice, but for certain classrooms (you know who you are), it’d be the perfect fit. http://abcteach.com/directory/seasonalholidays/ http://www.whychristmas.com/cultures/venezuela.shtml http://www.foodnetwork.com/holidays-and-parties/packages/holidays/holiday-central-kwanzaa.html Nov 5, 2017 - Explore K12Reader.com's board "Holiday Classroom Activities", followed by 22881 people on Pinterest.                   Patriot's Day - third Monday in April - http://sunniebunniezz.com/holiday/columbus.htm                     http://www.worldholidaytraditions.com/Countries/Portugal.aspx 5.         Activities matching "Holidays" for 2nd Grade Bobbi Hopkins (@bhopteacher) Design a Holiday Emoji!                        http://www.santas.net/swisschristmas.htm          http://www.santas.net/austrianchristmas.htm https://www.ducksters.com/holidays/arbor_day.php                                Day web page - http://www.santas.net/australianchristmas.htm http://www.the-north-pole.com/around/british.html http://www.whychristmas.com/cultures/holland.shtml              Check out these five holiday classroom bulletin board ideas that you can create in Google Slides and post in your virtual classroom stream or as your virtual background to help get everyone excited for the upcoming holidays.        This page was developed by Kathi                http://www.ducksters.com/biography/uspresidents/georgewashington.php, Mardi Gras [3] Because sharing and caring for others is such a common theme, some classrooms have held food and supply drives for the community. 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