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A Thanksgiving Quiz

Heather Neal - Monday, November 5, 2012 - 5:10am

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 researching for this...

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Thanksgiving for Your Pet

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 5:25am

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 your dog, too. Turkey...

Books for Gratitude

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 6:49am

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 great way to educate...

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History Lesson: Native American Heritage History Month

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 5:03am

Get resources to teach Native American Heritage History month.

Sequoyah created a Cherokee syllabary, making reading and writing in Cherokee possible.

A Georgia Stories Thanksgiving

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, November 22, 2013 - 6:29am

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 collection that...

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4 Ways to Use the Cranberry Sauce You Forgot to Serve

Heather Neal - Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 11:41am

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 from alone. At this...

The Pilgrims And Other Holiday Programs For Kids Of All Ages

Ashley Rucker - Monday, November 23, 2015 - 7:30am

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. We've curated this...

Sweet Potato Pie

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 4:42am

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. After all, they...

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