Grammar and Christmas- Text + Audio +Video- 21 December 2017
"Christmas is full of pleasant surprises and surprising disappointments. Americans use certain words to show these emotions.
Common examples include "even," "still," and "actually."
Here's How The Christmas Tree Tradition Started
"Today, Christmas trees can be found all over the world, but medieval Germans were the first to fully embrace the tradition.
Even before that, many cultures, including ancient Egyptians, worshipped evergreen trees and branches as a symbol of eternal life. Following is the text of the video..."
Christmas Around the World - An Interactive Video
"This interactive video gives second grade students information regarding different Christmas traditions around the world.
Click on a flag at the end of the video to learn more about that particular country's Christmas tradition..."
Christmas Attractions Across America- Text + Audio + Pictures + Videos - 9 December 2017
"Cities all across the United States are dressing up for the Christmas season with trees, lights and holiday magic.
Today, we look at a few of them."
President Trump, First Lady Light the National Christmas Tree- VIDEO- 01 December 2017
"The tradition of presidents lighting the National Christmas tree at the White House began in 1923 with President Calvin Coolidge.
This year, it is the first time President Trump and First Lady Melania light the tree."