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Holidays

Woman wearing a toga holds out a whoopie cushion next to man wearing a toga holding masquerade glasses over his eyes. Backdrop displays Coliseum. Title bar reads, "Hilaria Festival." Caption. Ancient Romans marked the start of spring near April 1.
All About the Holidays
Episode 45
1 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 12
Still image from: All About the Holidays: April Fools' Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Illustration of a man wearing a waistcoat, hands on hips, standing next to a tree. Caption: The father of Arbor Day was J. Sterling Morton,
All About the Holidays
Episode 34
1 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Arbor Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Asian people in lab coats, helmets, and suits stand in front of backdrop illustrated with lab equipment, technological devices, and financial symbols.
All About the Holidays
Episode 57
2 minutes 4 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Group of young children smile and look toward camera. Caption. A great school year begins with a great mental attitude.
All About the Holidays
Episode 22
1 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Back To School (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Faces of influential Black Americans dispersed across frame. February calendar page and map of the U, S in background. Caption. To focus on and learn more about black culture.
All About the Holidays
Episode 54
1 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Black History Month (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
2 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Digital illustration. Cesar Chavez stands in front of an American flag shaped like the United States. Flag hovers over fields in background. Caption. Worked to improve conditions for farmworkers across the U, S.
All About the Holidays
Episode 53
1 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Cesar Chavez Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Silhouettes with gong and torch in foreground. Blue dragon, Nian, floats above mountains and buildings in background. Caption. Was frightened by loud noises, fire, and the color red.
All About the Holidays
Episode 56
1 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Chinese New Year (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Old-fashioned radio rests on a wooden ledge next to a plate of Christmas tree and smiley faces cookies.
All About the Holidays
Episode
57 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Collage. Mexican soldiers beneath Mexican flag labeled, "2,000," march towards French soldiers beneath French flag labeled, "6,000." Map as backdrop. Caption. An underdog force of about 2,000 loyal Mexicans defeated them.
All About the Holidays
Episode 35
1 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Cinco de Mayo (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
2 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Portrait of Columbus in a gold frame with map as backdrop. Caption. Probably the only holiday celebrating a big goof-up.
All About the Holidays
Episode 31
1 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Color illustration of ancient Aztec people honoring loved ones who have passed away. Caption. The Day of the Dead began over 3,000 years ago.
All About the Holidays
Episode 33
1 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Día de los Muertos (The Day of the Dead) (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 55 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Aerial view. Rows of flaming clay lamps fill frame. Title card reads, "Diyas." Caption. Diwali is named after the clay lamps, or diyas.
All About the Holidays
Episode 9
1 minutes 46 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Diwali (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 46 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Earth in space with cutouts of people standing around the circumference, hands extended towards each other. Caption: to cherish and protect our planet.
All About the Holidays
Episode 20
1 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Earth Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Digital illustration of Jesus Christ framed by a golden halo and standing in the doorway of a tomb. Caption. Christians believe Jesus Christ came back to life.
All About the Holidays
Episode 5
1 minutes 51 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Easter (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 51 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Series of illustrated Biblical scenes from Abraham's life. He is shown walking and working with his son.
All About the Holidays
Episode 59
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Aerial view of crowds lined up for prayer in front of illuminated mosque.
All About the Holidays
Episode 46
1 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Rectangle with two boxes. One labeled, "Yes," has a check mark and the other labeled, "No" is empty. American flag backdrop. Caption. Voting is a powerful right and important responsibility.
All About the Holidays
Episode 18
1 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Election Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Crayons rest on child's drawing of a man holding a girl's hand. To the right is a photo of man holding a boy next to a senior man with his arm around them. Caption. Celebrating Father's Day was inspired from Mother's Day.
All About the Holidays
Episode 15
1 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Father's Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Lime green map of the United States overlaid by a vertical strip with states in brown and red and white stripes beneath.
All About the Holidays
Episode 58
1 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Young adults in caps and gowns cheer and stand beneath banners that read, "College" and "High School." Caption. College and high school groups receive their diplomas.
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Graduation Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Groundhog peeking up from hole in the ground with sun behind him so that shadow is visible to him. Caption: if Phil sees his shadow, we get six more weeks of winter.
All About the Holidays
Episode 24
1 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Groundhog Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Collage of two figures with exaggerated heads wearing Celtic costumes and standing in a field beneath a stormy sky. Bare trees scattered in background.
All About the Holidays
Episode 6
53 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
A gold menorah lit with flames superimposed in front of a mud brick wall with a doorway framing the moon.
All About the Holidays
Episode 7
58 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Digital illustration of 2 calendars open to September and October with 15 circled on both. Title card reads, "Hispanic Heritage Month." Caption. September 15 through October 15 is Hispanic Heritage Month.
All About the Holidays
Episode 52
1 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Hispanic Heritage Month (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
2 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Series of blue toned illustrations depicting stories of Hindu deities and demons. Caption. It began as an ancient Hindu celebration.
All About the Holidays
Episode 8
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Holi (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Rendering of a tattered Betsy Ross flag with circle of stars in the upper left corner and faded red and white stripes.
All About the Holidays
Episode 19
1 minutes 5 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Zulu man beats drum in foreground while giraffes stand in background. Caption. The Inuit in the Arctic regions, and the Zulu in South Africa.
All About the Holidays
Episode 38
1 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Indigenous Peoples Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Women in diverse traditional clothing stand at various positions on a map of the world. Caption. It's a day we honor women everywhere in the world.
All About the Holidays
Episode 42
1 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: International Women's Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Close up of hand with finger pointing towards viewer beneath a banner that reads, "International Youth Day." City skyline in background. Caption. To honor kids like you.
All About the Holidays
Episode 49
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: International Youth Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Closeup of a wooden Kwanzaa kinara with red, green and black candles. Heap of fruits and vegetables fills background.
All About the Holidays
Episode 4
1 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Collage with image of Grover Cleveland emerging from U, S Capitol building and holding a sign that reads, "Labor Day." American flag waves from each side. Caption. As a national holiday in September to honor workers.
All About the Holidays
Episode 21
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Labor Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Title card reads, "Fat Tuesday. Mardi Gras." Blurry image of man standing behind a table laden with food in background. Caption. The English translation of Mardi Gras from French.
All About the Holidays
Episode 17
1 minutes 36 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Mardis Gras (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
2 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Three side-by-side photos of different spaces, including a park with a walkway, a staircase entrance to a school building, and a small town store. All three images are overlaid with a red circle with a slash through it.
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 25 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Rendering of Martin Luther King, Jr. standing behind a pulpit in a church setting. Caption. Dr. King spoke out against racial discrimination.
All About the Holidays
Episode 39
1 minutes 25 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Illustration of the Earth from space with the equator marked on the globe. Caption: May Day honors the arrival of spring.
All About the Holidays
Episode 30
1 minutes 25 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: May Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
2 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Sepia toned image of a cemetery lined with rows of blank headstones. Title bar reads, "May 30, 1838."
All About the Holidays
Episode 16
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Woman in army uniform smiles at girl. Image superimposed over lace-edged heart with pink bow. Caption. To celebrate all the mothers in their lives.
All About the Holidays
Episode 29
1 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Mother's Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
2 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Illustration of a man standing at a podium with the seal of the President of the United States of America on it while gesturing towards a plane flying in the sky pulling a banner that says, "National Aviation Day". Caption: established National Aviation Day on August 19
All About the Holidays
Episode 43
1 minutes 15 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: National Aviation Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Family in foreground smiles beneath insets of building with fire escape and of a finger pushing smoke detector. Caption. Test their smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
All About the Holidays
Episode 55
1 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: National Fire Prevention Week (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Digital rendering of neoclassical buildings scattered across a map of the United States. Text at bottom reads, "16,000." Caption. Today there are more than 16,000 public libraries.
All About the Holidays
Episode 41
1 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: National Library Week (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Digital illustration of green topographical map with brown cutouts of the human figure marking various locations. Caption. It honors the indigenous people who lived on the land.
All About the Holidays
Episode 36
1 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Digital rendering of January calendar page with 1 circled and map in background. Caption. January 1 is New Year's Day.
All About the Holidays
Episode 51
1 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: New Year's Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Crowd of people wearing dirndls and lederhosen cheer in foreground. Old map and portrait of nineteenth-century couple in background. Caption. The 40,000 guests had such a good time.
All About the Holidays
Episode 3
1 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Oktoberfest (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Digital illustration of a post and lintel streaked with red. Pyramid structures and moon in background. Caption. So the plague would pass over them.
All About the Holidays
Episode 2
1 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Passover (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Collaged illustration of Revolutionary War soldiers manning cannons. A map as backdrop. Caption. Male as Narrator. The third Monday in April is Patriot's Day.
All About the Holidays
Episode 28
1 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Patriots' Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Man in suit with eyes bulging and lips pursed raises tensed hands in the air.
All About the Holidays
Episode 26
1 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
2 individuals in uniform face away from camera and salute an image of George Washington. An American flag fills the background. Superimposed title card reads, "1880s."
All About the Holidays
Episode 14
58 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Collaged illustration. Queen Esther wears a purple dress and gestures towards King Haman who wears a red robe and gold hat. Caption. And persuaded the king to ignore the decree.
All About the Holidays
Episode 11
1 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Purim (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Shofar superimposed over the image of an ornate synagogue sanctuary with light streaming in. Title card reads, "Shofar." Caption. Is blown 100 times to celebrate the story of creation.
All About the Holidays
Episode 1
1 minutes 7 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Rosh Hashanah (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 7 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Digital illustration. Statue of St. Patrick stands atop map of Ireland. Caption. Who converted many people in Ireland to Catholicism.
All About the Holidays
Episode 50
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: St. Patrick's Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Split image of bright sunny day and night sky with equal sign in the middle. Caption: because, at those times, the day is exactly equal to the night.
All About the Holidays
Episode 47
1 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Digital illustration of a green chalkboard against a white brick backdrop. Side view of the human brain is drawn in white on chalkboard.
All About the Holidays
Episode 13
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Smiling men and women stand in staggered positions. Backdrop of a chalkboard in a classroom setting. Caption. Honoring all our teachers.
All About the Holidays
Episode 37
1 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Teacher Appreciation Week (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Old western building in background framed by plumes of smoke in foreground. Texas flag flies high in sky. Caption. The Texians rebelled and declared independence.
All About the Holidays
Episode 40
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Texas Independence Day (Spanish)
All About Art
Episode
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Woman smiles with hands on hips in front of a blackboard. Children face her in a classroom setting. Caption. Depending on when school starts, it falls in January or February.
All About the Holidays
Episode 44
1 minutes 15 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: The 100th Day of School (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 15 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Mottled gold image of a Buddha statue that blends into gold background. Title card reads, "Buddha Purnima. Buddha Day." Caption. Also known as Buddha Purnima, or Buddha day.
All About the Holidays
Episode 12
1 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Vesak (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Collage of men and women in military uniform standing below a document titled, "Veteran's Day." Image of Congress in session as backdrop. Caption. To recognize all soldiers who serve in war and peace.
All About the Holidays
Episode 23
1 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Veterans Day (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Collage displaying photos of influential women with female symbol superimposed over images. Caption. As scientists, inventors, artists, politicians, and more.
All About the Holidays
Episode 48
1 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Women's History Month (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
2 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
ASL
Family smiles at camera with synagogue sanctuary in background. Caption. They'll go to their synagogues for special prayers.
All About the Holidays
Episode 27
1 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Yom Kippur (Spanish)
All About the Holidays
Episode
1 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Woman and man wearing Santa hats use sign language. Woman makes a claw shape with 1 hand towards a cookie she's holding in the other. Text below reads, Cookie.
3 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 12
Still image from: Grumpy Monkey Valentine Gross-Out
5 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3
Man faces camera, holding his closed fists up and out on either side of his face. Caption. in February, we have President's Day.
3 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 12
Still image from: How to Catch an Elf
4 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3
Still image from: Just a Special Thanksgiving
5 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3
Man holds up his hands against a light green background. Text below reads, "Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow!"
2 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 12
Woman wearing glasses smiles and holds her right arm vertical with elbow resting on her left hand in a horizontal position. Cartoon backdrop with a wintery scene.
3 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3
Still image from: Me and My Dragon: Scared of Halloween
12 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3
Finger touches a vanilla wafer that rests on brown burlap fabric beside a jar of frosting, a twig of violet flowers, and other items.
2 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 8
Still image from: Peppa's Valentine's Day
6 minutes 3 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3
ASL
Still image from: Rambee Boo and the Christmas Sock
Rambee Boo
Episode 6
11 minutes 40 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 2
Still image from: Santa Jaws
11 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3
Still image from: There Was an Old Mummy Who Swallowed a Spider
11 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: Ps - 3