Curious about your favorite holidays and the history behind them. Click here to view the History Channel’s History of the Holidays. This is a great time of year to talk about holidays that we are familiar with and some that we aren’t. Discussion can revolve around traditions, memories, foods, people, etc.
What’s your favorite holiday movie? Have a discussion about what makes a great holiday movie. Do you have a tradition of watching a certain movie every year?
Read this article. Then, have a discussion about holiday stressors that your students experience. Have students create a plan to help reduce stress during the holiday season.
Read this article. Then, have a discussion about steps each student can take to make the holidays more meaningful. This is also a great opportunity to discuss family traditions.