This informational video by Jeremiah Warren reveals interesting facts about the history and culture of April Fools' Day, or “All Fools’ Day.”
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Google debuts a Treasure Maps feature for April Fools Day, including 2D hand-drawn landmarks and hidden treasure chests.
Character Cell Phone, Fun Writing Activity, Use with ANY Literature Grades 6-12
Add a little fun to ANY novel, play, short story, or history unit with this easy-to-use worksheet. Click HERE for print-and-teach materials!
Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922), inventor of the telephone. Bell would have been known to history simply as Alexander Bell, but he was highly jealous of his brothers’ middle names and asked for and received one for his 11th birthday. His interest in acoustics developed during his childhood through his experiences with his deaf mother, influencing his later work with the deaf and experimentation with sound.
Although barely 100 pages, Robert Allison’s new book, The American Revolution, A Concise History, is packed with interesting facts and observations about the birth of the United States. The author manages to pack quite a lot into this little book.