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Thanksgiving Writing Prompts
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:00:28 +0000
From gratitude to twittering turkeys, these ideas are far from boring, and are sure to jump start your classroom writing assignments.
Veterans Day
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:18 +0000
In 1918, at the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month, fighting ceased in World War I. Formerly known as Armistice Day, Veterans Day (November 11) is a day to honor veterans living and dead who have […]
Marie Antoinette
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:01:00 +0000
Marie Antoinette (1755-1793) was born into Austrian royalty, the youngest daughter of Emperor Francis I and Maria Theresa. As a young teen, she married the grandson of Louis XV, and became Queen of France at the age of nineteen. As […]
Halloween Safety
Wed, 25 Oct 2017 00:00:36 +0000
From costume safety to pet safety, this week’s roundup of Halloween safety tips will ensure that everyone has a happy Halloween.
Ghost Stories
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:40 +0000
Halloween trick-or-treating probably originated with a ninth-century European custom called souling. On All Souls Day (November 2), early Christians would walk from village to village begging for soul cakes, square pieces of bread with currants. In exchange for the cakes, […]