Category Archives: Holidays

Are Leprechauns Real?

From Wonderopolis:

On St. Patrick’s Day, you’re likely to see plenty of leprechauns. These mythical creatures are the small fairy folk of Irish legends. They’re traditionally portrayed as snappy dressers in green suits with hats and buckled shoes.

Leprechauns are small. Some pictures show them tiny enough to sit on your shoulder, while others claim they’re about the size of small children.

Leprechauns are known to be practical jokers who love to play tricks on humans. Even though they’re occasionally mischievous, they are intelligent creatures that are mostly harmless.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.

To help you learn more about American Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., esolcourses.com has provided a video and interactive quiz. Just click here or on the image below to begin:

 

 

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Thanksgiving Quiz

Click on the image below to test your knowledge of Thanksgiving with this quiz from National Geographic:

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Presidents’ Day

Today is Presidents’ Day. Here are some links to help you learn more about this holiday – just click on any of them:

  1. Presidents’ Day Quiz
  2. Another Presidents’ Day Quiz
  3. Yet Another Presidents’ Day Quiz
  4. Happy Birthday, Mr. President
  5. Easy Presidents’ Day Reading & Activities

 

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