There are a number of odd fall traditions celebrated by Americans.
Use these websites to explore the history of several different activities Americans participate in during the fall.
Here are some questions to guide your exploration:
Have fun exploring!
The History of the Corn Maze
Why is election day always a Tuesday in November?
Bobbing for Apples
Pumpkin FactsHistory of PumpkinsThe History of the Pumpkin Carving
Why do we trick or treat?
The History of Halloween from History.comThe History of Halloween from Livescience.com
What is Nanowrimo?
Here are a couple of videos to help you learn about plate tectonics. Watch the videos and take notes while you watch, and create a 10 questions quiz from the information in the videos- be sure to include an answer key!
Plate Tectonics for Kids
BrainPop Plate Tectonics Video
Plate Tectonics for Students