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The Pilgrims And Other Holiday Programs For Kids Of All Ages

Before you hit the grocery store to gather ingredients for your Thanksgiving feast, there are several shows airing this week about the holiday for kids of all ages worth noting, watching and dvring....

November 23, 2015

4 Ways to Use the Cranberry Sauce You Forgot to Serve

It’s as much a part of our holiday tradition as eating turkey. After seeing several Facebook statuses (stati?) about it and having the same conversation over and over with friends, I knew I was far...

December 3, 2013

A Georgia Stories Thanksgiving

Students would be remiss to celebrate Thanksgiving without reflecting on Georgia’s Native American Indian Heritage. They can use Georgia Stories to do that. I pulled seven stories from the story...

November 22, 2013

History Lesson: Native American Heritage History Month

November is Native American Heritage month, which initially began as a day of recognition and expanded to a month. This is fitting since the Thanksgiving holiday also takes place during this month...

November 7, 2013

Books for Gratitude

PBS Parents has put together a great list of books for the Thanksgiving season. Check with your school’s librarian or your local library to get these in time for the holiday. These books provide a...

November 19, 2012

Thanksgiving for Your Pet

Thanksgiving dinner isn’t just for humans anymore. It turns out that the big meal can be pretty healthy for pets. With little to no extra prep, you can share a healthful, nutritious dinner with...

November 19, 2012

Sweet Potato Pie

I’m making a big Thanksgiving dinner again this year and have yet to fully decide on which recipes I’ll be using. I decided to check out the PBS website to see what they’ve got in the way of recipes...

November 19, 2012

A Thanksgiving Quiz

How much do our children really know about Thanksgiving? Or how much do we know or remember for that matter? I haven't been a student (in an actual classroom, that is) in quite a while now. While...

November 5, 2012