Susan Schneider's ESL Website

Halloween - October 31


Jack O'Lantern - Pumpkin

Vocabulary and Grammar Practice

COLUMBUS DAY - October 12, 2010


September 11


Labor Day - September 6, 2010

RAMADAN (Muslim Religious Holiday) - Begins August 11, 2010

Ramadan - What is it?


Independence Day - July 4

Memorial Day - Monday, May 31,2010

Earth Day - April 22

Earth Day Website - Find out what you can do to help our planet.  This website also has a video about Earth Day.  

April Fool's Day - April 1

St. Patricks Day  - March 17

LENT (Christian Religious Holiday) - Begins February 17,2010

MARDI GRAS - New Orleans, Louisiana



President's Day - February 15, 2010

Groundhogs Day - February 2          

Every year on February 2nd in Punxsutawney (Pennsylvania), a groundhog tells us how many more weeks of winter there will be.  Check out the following websites to learn more. 

 Valentine's Day - February 14

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - January 18, 2010


Martin Luther King Jr.'s Famous Speech - " I Have a Dream"

Civil Rights in the U.S.

Christmas - December 25

Famous American Christmas Songs

Famous Christmas Videos

Famous Christmas Stories/Poems

North Carolina - Driving Under the Influence (DUI)


Veteran's Day - November 11

Veterans Day honors soldiers who have served in the military in times of war or peace.

Veteran's Day