December Holidays Around the World
A multicultural exploration of various holidays around the world in December is an excellent experience for helping students develop global competencies, one of the Multiple Literacies of the 21st Century. Content knowledge could range from geography to history, language arts to the "arts" and much more. Watch here for more details coming soon.
Hanukkah, December 24 through January 1- Jewish
Kwanzaa, 2016 – December 26 through January 1 – African heritage
Milad un Nabi, 2016 - December 13 - Islamic
Dhanu Sankranti 2016 – December 15 – Hindu
Bodhi Day 2016 – December 8 - Buddhist