February Themes

 

Valentine’s Day Activities:

The History Channel – Every February, across the country, candy, flowers, and gifts are exchanged between loved ones, all in the name of St. Valentine. But who is this mysterious saint and why do we celebrate this holiday?

ABC Teach – This site offers great ideas as well as printables and worksheets for the holiday.

Storyline is showcasing for this month the video: “Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch” read by Hector Elizondo.

Black History Month:

DLTK Kids – Website offers a brief history and several crafts for elementary students.

Ride the Underground Railroad with Harriet Tubman

America’s Story from America’s Library provides historical data for several famous African Americans.
Frederick Douglass
Harriet Tubman
Duke Ellington

President’s Day:

President’s Day – History of the holiday.

Primary games for President’s Day – slider and jigsaw puzzles or Name That President

President’s Day Ideas – A treasure trove of ideas and websites for both presidents.

Educational Virtual Museum for Students

Upcoming Events:

Next Board Meeting: August 12th, 2014

Staff Recognition