BrainPOP

Winter Holidays

Whether you celebrate with a tree, a menorah, a kinara, or none of the above, you’ll learn something fun about winter holidays like Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa in this BrainPOP movie! In it, Tim and Moby introduce you to the traditions and origins of some of these holiday celebrations. You’ll learn why holidays aren’t just an excuse to stuff yourself, and which holiday falls on a different day every year. Discover which holiday is named for a Swahili phrase, and which holiday is celebrated by about 1.8 billion people all across the globe! Plus, you’ll learn what all these holidays have in common - and it’s not presents! Happy holidays!

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