December Spotlight on World Book
World Book Products for all PreK-12 Students
December 7 - Pearl Harbor Day
December 15 - Bills of Rights Day
December 21 - Winter Solstice
December 24 - Hanukkah begins at Sundown
December 25 - Christmas Day
December 26 - Kwanzaa begins
December 30 - Rudyard Kipling's birthday
Can you answer the following questions using World Book?
What is the purpose of Bill of Rights Day?
The winter solstice marks the beginning of ____________?
What does the word Hanukkah mean?
Today's most popular Christmas customs began in ____________?
What are the seven principles of Kwanzaa?
Kipling was the first English writer to receive what prize?
Some World Book extras!
Teachers can find lessons focusing on primary sources in World Book Advanced. From the Main screen, go to Research and Resources and then down to Educator Tools. Select Teaching with Documents. Roosevelt's War Address can be found under World War II and a Bill of Rights lesson can be found under Constitutional Issues.