Thanksgiving Newspaper Activities

From KRP’s The Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide.  Thanksgiving Day is what its name implies: a day to give thanks for the blessings we receive during the year. Originally, this day was set aside to give thanks for a plentiful harvest. But modern Thanksgiving observances not only celebrate Earth’s bounty but also all good fortune. Families…
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Veterans Day Word Search

Here’s a word search puzzle in honor of Veterans Day.  Enjoy and remember to thank a veteran. Click here to download the word search puzzle

Veterans Day Resource

The men and women who have served in the United States armed forces have their own special day each year. Veterans Day, which coincides with the anniversary of the end of World War I in 1918, is a time to celebrate American veterans’ patriotism and willingness to sacrifice their lives for our country. At first, Veterans…
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Halloween Newspaper Activities

From KRP’s Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide… Halloween, or All Hallow’s Eve, is an ancient celebration that can be traced to the early Catholic Church and “All Saints Day,” an observance in honor of saints. However, in the 5th century B.C., in Celtic Ireland, people began celebrating All Saints Day as the Celtic New Year and…
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Attention Grand Forks Parents

In today’s print edition of the Grand Forks Herald (8/5/16), you’ll find a special 4-page supplement called “Spotlight on Excellence” produced by the Grand Forks Public Schools. It is a great resource, if you have a student attending Grand Forks Public Schools. It lists all of the Grand Forks Public Schools, their addresses, phone numbers…
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