Calendar of Observances and Activity Ideas


Holiday celebrations are an excellent opportunity to provide a window into a culture or understand more about a group of people, as well as reinforce the diversity of all people’s experiences. Students can engage in rich educational experiences by reading about, researching and experiencing holidays. 

In order to ensure that holidays and observances are truly educational, they also need to be inclusive and respectful. Click the link above which includes an abbreviated version of some important considerations when planning holiday observances in your classroom or school.

Activity Ideas:

We are interested in activities that actively engage most of your school community. Here are some new Activity Guidelines that may assist in strategizing the types of activities to choose to build a positive school culture. 


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