May 1st, 2019

High School Resource: Mexican Holidays by Discovery Education

High School Resource Mexican Holidays by Discovery Education Students will research one of two Mexican holidays, Day of the Dead and Cinco de Mayo, present important facts about the holiday to the class and host an in-class celebration that reflects the dress, music, food, and traditions of that holiday. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.4.b, […]

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April 30th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Cinco De Mayo Foods: Tacos by History.com

Middle School Resource Cinco De Mayo Foods: Tacos This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on Mexican foods that can be eaten on Cinco de Mayo. Related NY State Academic Standards: LOTE.ML.2.1.B.A Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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April 29th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Cinco De Mayo by History.com

Elementary School Resource Cinco De Mayo This four minute video from History.com’s archives focuses on the real reason Mexican’s celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.3.TCC.4, SS.3.MOV.5.b.2, SS.5.4.b and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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April 17th, 2019

High School Resource: History of the Holidays: Passover by History.com

High School Resource History of the Holidays: Passover by History.com Students will explore the history of Passover in this video from History.com. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.5.a.1, SS.6.4, SS.6.4.b.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!  

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March 13th, 2019

High School Resource: History of St. Patrick’s Day by History.com

High School Resource History of St. Patrick’s Day by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the history behind St. Patrick’s Day. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.b.1, SS.6.4.c.2 and more!Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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March 12th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Holiday Foods: Corned Beef and Cabbage by History.com

Middle School Resource Holiday Foods: Corned Beef and Cabbage by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on corned beef and cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.7.6.b.1, SS.8.2.a.1, SS.8.2.a.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, […]

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December 19th, 2018

High School Resource: Christmas Becomes a Holiday by History.com

High School Resource Christmas Becomes a Holiday by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on how Christmas has come to be the holiday we celebrate today. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.c.2, SS.I.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher […]

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December 17th, 2018

Middle School Resource: Evolution of Christmas by History.com

Middle School Resource Evolution of Christmas by History.com This three minute video from History.com’s archives focuses on how Christmas has changed over the years from a “solstice celebration to a family feast”. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.SSP.7.2.1, SS.SSP.7.2.6, SS.SSP.7.3.4 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson […]

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April 12th, 2017

High School Resource: Holiday Foods: Easter Eggs by History.com

High School Resource Holiday Foods: Easter Eggs by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the traditional foods eaten on Easter Sunday. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1, SS.E.1.1, SS.E.1.2, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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April 11th, 2017

Middle School Resource: History of the Holidays: Easter by History.com

Middle School Resource History of the Holidays: Easter by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the history of the Christian holiday of Easter. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1, SS.E.1.1, SS.E.1.3, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, […]

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