Thanksgiving’s Past: A Bountiful Journey of Harvest and Gratitude

Learn about the intriguing past of Thanksgiving with our informative blog, designed to provide middle school teachers with a nuanced understanding of this important holiday. Our articles explore the cultural and historical context of Thanksgiving and its significance in American history, perfect for educators seeking to enhance their knowledge on the topic.

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Halloween: A Brief History for the Curious Middle School Mind

All Hallows' Eve, better known as Halloween, is a festival of ghouls and ghosts, mischief and merrymaking, which ignites the imagination of young and old alike. But to explore the origin of this celebration, we must go back to a time long before the first jack-o'-lantern was carved or the first trick-or-treater knocked upon a door, when the barrier between the living and the dead became faint.

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