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New Year’s Traditions Issue Date: 12-31-2017

Cool Spots image How Do People Celebrate New Year Around the World?, bbc.co.uk/newsround/38341760, is a look at traditions that mark the worldwide changing of the calendar year. Because of different time zones, in some parts of the world, 2018 will start hours earlier than in other countries, where it will still be 2017. Watch a video to find out which part of the world welcomes the new year first. The people of Denmark have a unique tradition that brings good luck to friends – do you know what it is? In Brazil, eating lentils at the New Year is a sign of good fortune. You’ll love the vivid photographs of these celebrations!

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Depression Era Arts Issue Date: 12-17-2017

Cool Spots image The economic impact of the Great Depression on American life is well documented. A New Deal for the Arts, tinyurl.com/ycwsmgq7, explores the government initiative that employed artists, photographers, performers and others to promote their creative work. The program saved thousands from poverty and gave people across the country a chance to see original works of art and participate in art and music classes. In Rediscovering America and Celebrating “the People,” photographers captured daily American life. The work of these artists will broaden your perspective of this significant time.

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White House Renovation Issue Date: 11-26-2017

Cool Spots imageAfter President Harry Truman and his family moved into the White House in 1945, they discovered that the home was in need of extensive repairs. When a leg of the family piano fell through the floor in 1948, the Trumans had the home inspected for structural safety and found that it was in serious danger of collapsing. Saving the White House – Truman’s Extreme Makeover, trumanlibrary.org/whitehouse/exhibit, chronicles the renovations made to the country’s most famous mansion. The Renovation details the debate about how best to complete the restoration. Examine Photographs taken by Abbie Rowe during the project.

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Thanksgiving Parades Issue Date: 11-19-2017

Cool Spots image The annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, macys.com/social/parade, is enjoyed by millions, both in person and on television. The primary purpose of the parade is to kick off the Christmas season. You can watch videos and images from parades dating back to the 1920s. Listen to details about themes, people and creative artists who designed the floats that have mesmerized millions for nearly a century. Find out how World War II affected the parade in the 1940s. Because of a helium shortage in the 1950s, Macy’s had to find another way to keep floats in the air – can you guess what they used?

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The First Thanksgiving Issue Date: 11-19-2017

Cool Spots image Learn about the First Thanksgiving at National Geographic for Kids, tinyurl.com/ycw4f5ya. This harvest celebration by the English Puritans who settled Plymouth Colony and the native Wampanoag people began with a deer hunt to provide meat for a three-day feast. What kinds of foods did they eat at that first meal? What we know as Modern Thanksgiving started to evolve in the 19th century. Find out which president declared it a holiday, and read about Thanksgiving Traditions. Which ones do you and your family observe? Take the Turkey Day Quiz. Now learn 8 Reasons To Be Thankful You’re You!

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