Mardi Gras Lesson Plans

Mardi Gras lessons, worksheets, and activities for the classroom. This year Mardi Gras or “Fat Tuesday” is February 17. Celebrated worldwide but most notably in New Orleans, Mardi Gras is a carnival-type celebration that fills the streets with revelers annually. Explore these great resources and celebrate the colorful traditions with your kids! Link list from […]

2008 – The Year of the Rat

February 7, 2008 — The Year of the Rat Gung Hay Fat Choy! Traditional Celebration of the Chinese New Year Of all the traditional Chinese festivals, the new Year was perhaps the most elaborate, colorful, and important. This was a time for the Chinese to congratulate each other and themselves on having passed through another […]