Holidays & Observances

Learn about holidays, observances, customs and other celebrations.
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St. Patrick's Day Figurative Language Scoot
St. Patrick's Day Figurative Language Scoot

Document

Read aloud the book Pete the Cat: The Great Leprechaun Chase (book can be found on YouTube) Have students work in groups to determine types of figurative language found in the book and how they shape...
Printable Valentine's Day Cards | Smart Cat
Printable Valentine's Day Cards | Smart Cat

Document

Smart Cat is offering pre-made cards for students to print and cutout at home, and then give to classmates if they are in a classroom setting. He also has cards that students can send virtually to...
Turkey Trap
Turkey Trap

Lesson

The students will take part in a steam project where they will create a turkey trap.

James Otis Lecture 2020 (Full Program)
James Otis Lecture 2020 (Full Program)

Video

The 2020 James Otis Lecture will feature Richard Gergel, United States district judge, providing an informative presentation about his book “Unexampled Courage,” which details the impact of the...
Carolina Day Photo Gallery | History In A Nutshell
Carolina Day Photo Gallery | History In A Nutshell

Photo

This photo gallery contains the following: The original Moultrie Flag - The precursor to the S.C. State Flag. Map of Fort Sullivan as it appeared on June 28, 1776 Map of Charleston Harbor during the...
Carolina Day | History In A Nutshell
Carolina Day | History In A Nutshell

Video

Are you a South Carolinian looking for another reason to fire up the grill and celebrate in the month of June? This episode of History in a Nutshell explores the S.C. centric holiday known as...