One of the most challenging topics for teachers is giving the most approiprate information about holidays. Many school districts have placed restrictions on what can be taught. Other districts give the teachers more flexibility. Here are lots of web sites for many American and religious holidays that are celebrated here in the U.S.

If you start cruising the web, you can find a huge list of Thanksgiving sites for every interest. Some sites are based on history, some have fun activiites for children and others have cutsie art and graphics to copy. The last seciton has practical lesson plan idea.

This first section contains sites with information about the first Thanksgiving, Native Americans and about the original pilgrims.