Learn about Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa with PBS LearningMedia


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Help your class get into the holiday spirit!
Familiar traditions have fascinating and sometimes surprising origins. Get to know the history and significance behind Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and more with our All About the Holidays video collection.  View Collection

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Eight Days of Hanukkah | Peg + Cat
Albert Einstein sings a song with Peg, Cat, and their friends about the number that Hanukkah is all about: eight! View Resource
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Missing Reindeer | The Odd Squad
Teach your class about plotting coordinates with this Odd Squad resource. Two of Santa’s reindeer are loose and flying all over the world! By graphing coordinates on a map, Olive and Otto try to locate them.  View Resource
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Kwanzaa: All About the Holidays
Kwanzaa is a time to celebrate African American heritage. Learn the ways people observe this festivity and trace its roots to ancient African customs. View Resource

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