Fourth of July Books & Craft for Kids

What comes to mind when you think of Red, White, and Blue? It’s that time of the year that everybody looks forward to. From flags and fireworks to parades and outdoor grilling, nothing says summer like the Fourth of July. While this holiday is celebrated by many across the county, families have their own way of celebrating. To add to your celebrations, make this holiday even more enjoyable by… read more >>

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Using Online Resources

The Mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo is often misunderstood in the United States, being confused with Mexico’s Labor Day (May 1) and Independence Day (September 16).  It is actually in celebration of a victory by Mexican forces against the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.  While this was a minor… read more >>

Mother Goose Day with Ms. Tracy

Do you know why May 1 is so special? It is Mother Goose Day.  Mother Goose is the imaginary author of hundreds of songs, games, children’s stories and rhymes over many centuries. The exact person of Mother Goose is not known and is believed to be a Bostonian woman in the seventeenth century. Others say that… read more >>