Mousey Monday – Presidents’ Day

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Happy Mousey Monday to our Cache and Cookies readers!! Today is the President’s day! In the United States. Presidents’ Day is a federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February. This holiday is in honor of George Washington’s birthday, the first president of the United States. Both Abraham Lincoln and George Washington’s birthdays are in February, two of our most iconic presidents.

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http://app.discoveryeducation.com/player/view/assetGuid/BE85C4E0-575E-423F-B0A1-86714C1A45AD

Presidents’ Day: Washington and Lincoln is a 15 minute full video highlighting Washington and Lincoln.

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The video also includes a Teacher’s Guide that includes learning objectives, suggested activities, and even vocabulary!

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Along with the Teacher’s Guide, there are Presidents’ Day related Skill Builders as well, such as:

Presidents’ Day Crossword Skill Builder: http://gtm-media.discoveryeducation.com/videos/dsc/externalapplications/SchoolMedia_Interactives/A5201_01_PRZCRO5/index.html

Timeline: Abraham Lincoln Skill Builder: http://gtm-media.discoveryeducation.com/videos/dsc/externalApplications/SchoolMedia_Interactives/A5201_05_TIMEABE/index.html

We would love to hear from our teachers’ on how our resources were used in their classrooms! If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to tweet us at @DESupportStars with #mouseymondays! Happy Presidents’ Day to our Cache and Cookies readers and have a great rest of the week!

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