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Hanukkah Week!

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Hanukkah Week!

This week we'll explore Hanukkah crafts! Hanukkah is a Jewish festival commemorating an early victory in the Maccabean revolt against the Seleucid Empire: the recapture of Jerusalem in the year 164 B.C.E. and rededication of the Second Temple. It is also known as the Festival of Lights (Source: Wikipedia). Each night, families will light one candle on their menorahs each night until all 8 are lit. The eight candles commemorate the eight days the oil lantern burned on as the Maccabees struggled to reclaim their Holy Temple. ⠀⠀ 1) Hanukiah vs. Menorah What's the difference between the 7 candle and...


Gratitude Week

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Gratitude Week
Thanksgiving week crafts and activities! Crafts for gratitude and dispelling common Thanksgiving myths.

It's Election Day! Follow the 2020 US Election!

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It's Election Day! Follow the 2020 US Election!
Track the 2020 Elections!

DIY Diwali Banner!

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DIY Diwali Banner!
Enjoy our free Diwali printable to create a beautiful Diwali banner that incorporates gratitude, rangoli designs and diyas for a gorgeous DIY Diwali decor!

10 CRAFT IDEAS FOR DIA DE LOS MUERTOS!

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10 CRAFT IDEAS FOR DIA DE LOS MUERTOS!

What is Dia De los Muertos and its meaning? The Day of the Dead is a time of celebration and remembrance of loved ones who have passed away. During the days of the dead, the family often takes the opportunity to visit the gravesite and pull weeds, clean any debris and decorate the graves of loved ones. Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a celebration of life and death. While the holiday originated in Mexico, it is celebrated all over Latin America.  When is Dia De los Muertos 2020? The "Days of the Dead” refers to...