Thanksgiving Day Post (Student Writer)

Hello, today I am going to make this blog about the history of Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday in the United States. In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Native Americans shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For more than…

Student writer: Thanksgiving history

Thanksgiving Day, is a annual national holiday in the United States and Canada celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. Americans generally believe that their Thanksgiving is modeled on a 1621 harvest feast shared by the English colonists (Pilgrims) of Plymouth and the Campanology people. In the middle of the American Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln,…

#BlackHistoryMonth Short Documentaries

February is right around the corner, and if you weren’t aware, it’s Black History Month! What started out as “Negro History Week” back in 1926, became Black History Month in America’s Bicentennial, 1976, as President Ford at that time remarked that we needed to: seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black…