|Academic Learning Coach|
December is a month filled with holiday celebrations around the world. Light is a common theme due to the dark days brought on by the winter solstice. Try this lesson plan to check out the holidays and festivals celebrated throughout the different cultures. Holidays include: Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Le Re’veillon, Los Posados, and St. Lucia Day. There is a hands-on activity that shows students how to make a lantern for carrying a candle. For a science lesson, have your students observe candles and what happens when they are lit. Included are assessment questions, and pictures associated with the various holidays
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Valerie Bourbour is a certified educator and past Co-Director of The Academy of Ormond Beach. Ms. Bourbour has experience in online learning platforms and aims for student success.