Holidays                

Home ] ESL RESOURCE RULES ] ESL STAFF ] COURSES ] US CONSTITUTION ] SUMMER READING FOR ESL ] ACTIVITIES AND RESOURCE ] LINKS ] ESL PHILOSOPHY ] CHICAGO ] HOLIDAYS ]

  Halloween

The Origin of the Jack-O'-Lantern
Jack-0'-Lantern History

Ghost Stories of Illinois
The Story of Halloween
A Ghost Story by Mark Twain
Halloween History
Halloween Jokes
Halloween Foods
Halloween Stories and Poems

                                              
Thanksgiving Day 

Thanksgiving History and Symbols
Thanksgiving Jokes
Thanksgiving Stories and Poems


Christmas             

The Many Faces of Santa
Christmas Around the World

Christmas Around the World 2
Christmas Hangman
The Christmas Trivia Quiz
Christmas Stories and Legends
Christmas Jokes
The Origins of Christmas Traditions


Valentine's Day       

History of Valentine's Day

History of Valentine's Day by the History Channel
Valentine Cards
Valentine Symbols
Valentine Stories and Poems
Who is Cupid?
Jokes and Tongue Twisters
Facts and Superstitions

Valentine's Day Trivia

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day   

Seattle Time 

Life Magazine Tribute

Useful Information from Holiday Net 

I Have a Dream Speech

About Dr. King from Louisiana State University

123.Holiday.Net Tribute to Dr. King

How the holiday came to be

Holiday Zone celebration to Dr. King

Education Planet gives sites about Dr. King

        Women's History Month 

        White House, Women's History Month 

        A Women's Place in History

        Quiz, Women's History Month

        Biographies

        Women in World History

        Rosa Parks

 

St Patrick's Day           

Who was Saint Patrick?
The Leprechaun
Irish Stories and Poems

Irish Blessings
Irish Blessings and Sayings
The Shamrock

Easter                

The History of Easter

Easter Traditions

History of the White house Easter Egg Roll

Easter Stories

The Holiday Spot Easter Page 

Easter Symbols

Easter Egg and more symbols

Mother's Day        

The History of Mother's Day

The Origin's of Mother's Day
Things Mothers Say


Father's Day          

The History of Father's Day

Father's Day a Holiday in the USA
Poems and Stories