- What Comes to Mind when You Think of Christmas? “O Christmas Tree…”
I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Between all the eating, napping, and watching the parade and football, did you find some time to make a Thanksgiving list? Did you sit in your favorite chair and write down all the things you are thankful for? If you are anything like me, after eating ...
- “I Am Thankful, A Thanksgiving Book For Kids” by Sheri Wall
Thanksgiving books for kids teach us about coming together with our loved ones and to give thanks for all that we have. I Am Thankful is an adorable, rhyming storybook that follows three different families as they celebrate the holiday with their own traditions, acts of kindness, and ways of giving back. Kids will learn ...
- “Holly’s Thanksgiving Wish: A Story of Triumph and Balloons” by Kaine & Duds
A Thanksgiving tale about a hedgehog’s quest to hold her very own balloon. “Balloons are amazing! They’re so fun and so floaty. Though when she got close, They all went EXPLODEY!” Family, food, football, and … balloons? Thanksgiving is Holly’s favorite holiday. Every year, she tries to make the Thanksgiving feast even better with some ...
- “There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Turkey” by Lucille Colandro
You won’t believe why this old lady swallowed a turkey, a ball, a balloon, a boat, some wheels, and a horn of plenty. What is your favorite food to eat on Thanksgiving?
Title: “There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Turkey”
Author: Lucille Colandro
Illustrator: Jared Lee
Publisher: Scholastic Inc, Cartwheel Books
Publication Date: 2016
- “Just A Special Thanksgiving” by Mercer Mayer
Little Critter is about to have a Thanksgiving he’ll never forget. From the school play to a surprise dinner for all of Critterville, celebrate along with Little Critter and his family as they give thanks this holiday! What makes your Thanksgiving special?
Title: “Just a Special Thanksgiving”
Author: Mercer Mayer
Date of Publication: ...
- Enter His Gates With Thanksgiving!
Well….Halloween is over. There is a chilliness in the air. The sun has decided to hide behind the clouds. “The chance of snow flurries” seems to be the favorite phrase on every weather station imaginable in the area. And I have now plugged in and turned on a space heater in my office. I ...
- Thank You Veterans!
Just a couple of days ago, we celebrated a specific holiday that honors all those who have served our country. They either served in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Space Force. For some of us, we get the day off of school to celebrate this holiday and our parents ...
- Veterans Day Poem by Cheryl Dyson
On Veterans Day we honor all,
Who answered to a service call.
Soldiers young, and soldiers old,
Fought for freedom, brave and bold.
Some have lived, while others died,
And all of them deserve our pride.
We’re proud of all the soldiers who,
Kept thinking of red, white, and blue.
They fought for us and all our rights,
They fought through many days and ...
- All Saints Day: A Message for the Kids
Today, I want to share with you about a special day that we celebrate in the church. This day is known as All Saints Day, and it takes place on November 1st every year. It is not nearly as well known as the day before, All Hallows’ (Saints’) Eve, better known as Halloween, but ...
- “Ghost, Afraid of the Dark”
“Once upon a time, in a haunted house near you, lives a little ghost, his name was Boo. Boo had a problem, at the end of each day, when darkness came, Boo was afraid. So he set off out with a little light, to his friends, who lived in the night… The dark is our ...