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June 2014 Holidays and Activities

1st–Children’s Day–This holiday is celebrated around the world in many countries, such as: Bulgaria, China, Kazakhstan, and Russia. 5th–Constitution Day (or Independence Day) in Denmark– About, Kid Stuff, Author Hans Christian Anderson 12th–Philippine’s Independence Day – history 12th–Russia Day; facts, and games 14th—Flag Day USA–http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/flag-day/index.html;   and Freedom Rising (poem by Delana and patriotic pics) 15th—Fly…

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May 2014 Holidays and Activities

May 2014 Holidays and Activities around the World!       May 2014 Holidays and Activities around the world. 1st Thursday—USA National Day of Prayerhttp://www.ndptf.org/–healing for the nation See also: New PRAY song by Sanctus Real (click here and then scroll down for the music video) We Pray (song download from Barlow Girl) May 1st–May…

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April 2014 Holidays and Activities

Need a special gift? See: Gifted by Grace April 2–World Autism Day;  Light it up blue for Autism! Articles about Autism and about Asperger’s Syndrome as well as other special needs. April 9 — Day of Valour in the Philippines; Kids’ activities April 12 — Cosmonautics Day in Russia; Cosmonaut coloring pages. Russia Coloring pages. …

March 2014 Holidays and Activities

March 2, 1904–Dr. Seuss’s Birthday–Check out this link for great craft ideas. Visit Seussville for games, books, and more. Visit  Mrs. Jones’ Room for a Dr. Seuss Unit Study. Here’s a blog post with fun pictures and quotes concerning Dr. Seuss. A Dr. Seuss twist on Expats and Transitions. March 8–International Women’s Day in Russia…

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February 2014 Holidays and Activities

February: Read–poem: To My Lover on Valentine’s Day and an adoption poem: I Choose You {January 31 — Chinese New Year–activities, crafts, and printables for kids;} February—Black History Month (began in 1926) Historical Printable Activity Gr1-2 February 2—Groundhog Day—Groundhog Day Crafts February 6 (in New Zealand)–Waitangi Day–http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waitangi_Day; Waitangi Day crafts and activities–http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/waitangi_day.htm February 14—Valentine’s Day–…

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October Holidays and Activities 2013

October 1–National Day in China; Decorations, crafts, and photos National Day in Nigeria — here are some coloring pages of traditional costumes in Nigeria 1st Monday–Australian Labor Day October 5th—World and International Teacher’s Day. Check out teacher day info on these countries: India, Thailand, Russia,Philippines. 2nd Monday (Oct 14, 2013)—Columbus Day http://familycrafts.about.com/cs/octoberholidays/l/bloct11th.htm Columbus Virtual Field Trip …