About.com has a "Long List of March Holidays and Special Days such as
Women's History Month
Irish-American Heritage Month
Youth Art Month
It was really interesting to see that March 7th was the day that Alexander Graham Bell's Telephone Patent was granted and that the first paper money was issued on the 10th. What a fun way to do trivia questions, journal entries, or a great lead-in for a project.
Check out these other websites and resources for lessons, videos, and activities.
- The Encyclopedia Britannica in NCWiseOwl spotlights Women's History.
- Thinkfinity for what's happening "Today in History"
- "This Day in History" in Learn360
- "Women in History" in netTrekker
- Surfing the Calendar at Surfing the Net with Kids website by Barbara J. Feldman
- March Madness activity in SMART Exchange
- Social Studies for Kids
- My Vocabulary - Home of the VocabularyUniversity
Here is a website for teachers called The Teacher's Corner with lots more lesson plans, thematic units, and activities. The calendar can be printed to help remind you of what is coming up next.
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