St. Patrick’s Day Word Search

St. Patrick’s Day is March 17th.  How many words related to this holiday can you find in the puzzle below?   Download and print by clicking here  

Chinese New Year

What is the Chinese New Year?  Here is some information from KRP’s Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide from the NIE Institute.  Chinese New Year (cultural/religious) The traditional Chinese lunar year begins at sunset on the day of the second new moon following the winter solstice. It can begin any time from Jan. 10-Feb. 19 and a…
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Holiday Season Newspaper Activities

Looking for some activities to do in the classroom? Here are some ideas from the NIE Institute. The actvities cover a variety of subjects from art to social studies. ART: During the holiday season, many gifts are exchanged between friends and family. Students can use your newspaper (including advertisements and regular content) to create personal…
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Halloween Word Search

Have a safe and happy Halloween!  Here’s a word search you can print and share. Click here to download  

LABOR DAY

 ­ Labor Day is a federal holiday. There is usually no work or school on this day and it is the unofficial end of summer. But why is it called Labor Day?   This is what I found in the NIE Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide, written by Terri Darr McLean and produced by KRP, Inc. Labor…
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