U.S. Holidays

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by LManning14
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Discipline:
Social Studies
Subject:
American History
Grade:
1

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U.S. Holidays

Martin Luther King Jr. Day!- August 2, 1983, a bill was passed creating a public holiday in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Columbus Day!- October 12, 1492, Christopher Columbus arrived in America.

Thanksgiving!- The first Thanksgiving was held in 1621.- The Plymouth colonists and Wanpanoag Indians held an annual harvest feast.- For more than two centuries, days of Thanksgiving were celebrated by individual colonies and states.- In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national Thanksgiving Day to be held each November.

Labor Day!- Celebrated the 1st Monday in September.- Dedicated to the achievements of American workers.- The first state bill was introduced in New York, but the first law was passed by Oregon in 1887.

U.S. Holidays

Miss Manning & Miss Reusch!

- MLK Jr Day is always celebrated on the 3rd Monday of January.

- Columbus Day is always celebrated on the 2nd Monday of October.

Patriots Day!- Patriots’ Day honors the Battle of Lexington and Concord in 1775.- Click Here to visit Patriots Day and to see how actors act out the battle!

Independence Day!

Click Here to draw what your Thanksgiving Day looks like!

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