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All About the Holidays

All About the Holidays

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Why do people wear Halloween costumes, celebrate Christmas in December, or choose valentines in February? These familiar traditions have fascinating and sometimes surprising origins. Get to know the history and significance behind these holidays.

Still image from: All About the Holidays: Cesar Chavez Day
All About the Holidays
Episode 53
1 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Black History Month
All About the Holidays
Episode 54
1 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: National Fire Prevention Week
All About the Holidays
Episode 55
1 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Chinese New Year
All About the Holidays
Episode 56
1 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
All About the Holidays
Episode 57
2 minutes 4 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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All About the Holidays
Episode 58
1 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Eid al-Adha
All About the Holidays
Episode 59
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8