July Important Dates

July Important Dates

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July Important Dates
This seasonal worksheet is called 'Summer Worksheet: July Important Dates' and was first introduced by Scholastic, and is also available on their website. The 3-page printout lists important dates and holidays (specific for USA or international) for every day of July. The examples of the holidays presented are:
July 1st: Canada Day;
July 4th: Indepenedence Day;
July 13th: The first trans-Atlantic telephone conversation via TELSTAR was completed;
July 14th: Bastille Day;
July 20th: The First Landing on the Moon, etc.
Each date is followed by a suggested task for students: to find out more about the persons who contributed to the holiday, find the location of the event on the map, search for additional facts about the event, make a picture related to the celebration, discuss the customs and wear national clothes of a foreign holiday, participate in outdoors or indoors activities to honor or experience the holiday, read a book for the lesson or write an imaginative story, even investigate career opportunities in a certain area, etc.
There is a kind reminder at the end of the worksheet saying that July is national ice cream month! Organize a trip to a local gelateria, for kids to experience this wonderful holiday on a hot summer day.
This seasonal worksheet is called 'Summer Worksheet: July Important Dates' and was first introduced by Scholastic, and is also available on their website. The 3-page printout lists important dates and holidays (specific for USA or international) for every day of July. The examples of the holidays presented are:
July 1st: Canada Day;
July 4th: Independence Day;
July 13th: The first trans-Atlantic telephone conversation via TELSTAR was completed;
July 14th: Bastille Day;
July 20th: The First Landing on the Moon, etc.
Each date is followed by a suggested task for students: to find out more about the persons who contributed to the holiday, find the location of the event on the map, search for additional facts about the event, make a picture related to the celebration, discuss the customs and wear national clothes of a foreign holiday, participate in outdoors or indoors activities to honor or experience the holiday, read a book for the lesson or write an imaginative story, even investigate career opportunities in a certain area, etc.
There is a kind reminder at the end of the worksheet saying that July is national ice cream month! Organize a trip to a local gelateria, for kids to experience this wonderful holiday on a hot summer day.