Lapbook Learning Connections

 


Monthly Learning Connections

Planning your Lapbook units just got a little bit easier with

In the Hands of a Child's Monthly Learning Connections! 

 At a glance, you can quickly plan out which of our Lapbooks

coordinate with upcoming holidays and events.

Here, at In the Hands of a Child, we love saving you time and money!

 

Unless otherwise specified or apparent, all holidays and events are American based.

 

Date

Holiday or Event

Lapbook Connection

 January 1

 New Year's Day

 New Year'sCelebrations HOCPP 1022

 January 3

             Lucretia Mott

            Womens' Suffrace in the U.S. HOCPP 1012

 January 4

Louis Braille

World Braille Day 

Helen Keller HOCPP 1292     

 January 5

 George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver HOCPP 1327  

January 7 

 First U.S. Presidential Election, 1837

                          Elections HOCPP 1254

 January 15

 Martin Luther King, Jr.

               Martin Luther King, Jr. HOCPP 1055

Civil Rights Movement HOCPP 1444

 January 17

 Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin HOCPP 1058       

 January 24

Gold discovered at Sutter's Mill in California, 1848

California Gold Rush HOCPP 1043

 January 27

         Amadeus Mozart

Mozart HOCPP 1186

Music Appreciation HOCPP 1158

January 27

 Holocaust Memorial Day

The Holocaust HOCPP 1249  

February 

 Black History Month

Civil Rights Movement HOCPP 1444 

  

Children's Dental Health Month 

Dental Health HOCPP 1004

February 1

 Healthy Heart Day

In a Heartbeat HOCPP 1465

Cardiovascular System HOCPP 1466      

February 2

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day HOCPP 1034

                         Mr. Groundhog HOCPP 1146

February 2

Sled Dog Day

Iditarod HOCPP 1029

Sled Dogs HOCPP 1159

February 2

Take Your Child to the                  Library Day

A Trip to the Library HOCPP 1428

Writing a Book Report HOCPP 1459

February 4

 Rosa Parks

Freedom & Equality HOCPP 1443

Amazing Women HOCPP 1434

Civil Rights HOCPP 1444

February 7

Charles Dickens 

David Copperfield HOCPP 1240

February 11

 Thomas Edison

National Inventors' Day

Thomas Alva Edision HOCPP 1270

Great Inventors & Their Inventions HOCPP 1026

February 12

 Abraham Lincoln

  Civil War HOCPP 1181

 February 14

Valentine's Day 

Valentine's Day HOCPP 1033

Be My Valentine HOCPP 1145    

February

Presidents' Day

Presidents' Day HOCPP 1149

Presidents' Day Fun HOCPP 1220

Study a President HOCPP 1261

February 22

George Washington

    George Washington HOCPP 1385

Who Was George Washington? HOCPP 1386

March 17

St. Patrick's Day

                         St. Patrick's Day HOCPP 1062

                   Learning With Leprechauns HOCPP 1153

March 20

                Spring

                  In Like a Lion/Out Like a Lamb HOCPP 1152

                                     Weather HOCPP 1007

                               Extreme Weather HOCPP 1044

                                  The Four Seasons HOCPP 1495

                        Seasons Around the World HOCPP 1496

 March 22

Randolph Caldecott 

Kitten's First Full Moon HOCPP 1371

Cinderella Stories Around the World HOCPP 1163

Make Way for Ducklings HOCPP 1362 

April 7

       World Health Day

               Healthy Eating HOCPP 1049

            Healthy Bodies HOCPP 1122

                  Five Senses HOCPP 1067

                             Germs HOCPP 1140

April 22-24

                Arbor Day

                            Arbor Day HOCPP 1144

                             Trees HOCPP 1380

March/April

Easter

Easter  HOCPP 1157

May 1

May Day

          May Day & Other Spring Festivals HOCPP 1166

May 1

Mother Goose Day

                       Humpty Dumpty HOCPP 1229

May 26

 Sally Ride

Space Exploration HOCPP 1027       

May

            Mother's Day

                       Famous Mommies HOCPP 1433

 

           Memorial Day

                         The U.S. Air Force HOCPP 1232

                        The U.S. Navy HOCPP 1106

                               World War I 1086

                                World War II 1089

June 3

Hug Your Cat Day

                             Domestic Cats HOCPP 1473

June 12

Anne Frank

                             Anne Frank HOCPP 1488

              June 14

Family History Day

              Discovering My Family Tree HOCPP 1317

               June 27

Helen Keller 

Helen Keller HOCPP 1292  

              June 29

 National Camera Day

           Click! Basic Camera Skills HOCPP 1476

                           Photography HOCPP 1477

 July 1

 Canada Day

 Canada HOCPP 1310

 July 4

 Independence Day

 Independence Day HOCPP 1458

Declaration of Independence HOCPP 1015

The American Revolution HOCPP 1061

Meet the Founding Fathers HOCPP 1391

What is a Founding Father? HOCPP 1382

America the Beautiful HOCPP 1357

July 14

Bastille Day

World Cultures HOCPP 1334

Exploring Cultures HOCPP 1457

 July 18

 National Hot Dog Day

 Hot Diggety Dog! HOCPP 1316

 July 20

 First Moon Landing

 The Moon HOCPP 1100

 July 24

 Amelia Earhart

 Amelia Earhart HOCPP 1227

 July 30

 Henry Ford

 Transportation Firsts HOCPP 1040

Things That Go! HOCPP 1369

 August 1

 U.S. Air Force Day

 U.S. Air Force HOCPP 1232

 August 7

 National Lighthouse Day

 What is a Lighthouse? HOCPP 1376

Lighthouses HOCPP 1046

August 8

 National Money Day

 Money HOCPP 1389

Consumer Math HOCPP 1388

Banking HOCPP 1493

August 19

 National Aviation Day

 Airplanes HOCPP 1038

Flying the Sky: Airplanes HOCPP 1214

August 25

 National Dog Day

 Dog Breeds HOCPP 1324

September 11

 September 11, 2001

 September 11, 2001 HOCPP 1105

September 13

 Milton Hershey

 Chocolate HOCPP 1045

September 17

 U.S. Constitution Day

 U.S. Constitution HOCPP 1256

September 26

 Johnny Appleseed

 Johnny Appleseed HOCPP 1258

September

 Labor Day

 Labor Day HOCPP 1104

October 12

 Columbus Day

 Christopher Columbus HOCPP 1203

October 31

 Halloween

 Five Little Pumpkins hOCPP 1110

October 

 Fire Safety Month

 Firefighters HOCPP 1367

November 11

 Veteran's Day

 World War I HOCPP 1086

World War II HOCPP 1089

Pearl Harbor HOCPP 1407

Vietnam War HOCPP 1490

November 13

 Peanut Butter Day

 The Peanut HOCPP 1330

November

 Harvest Month

 Harvest Festival HOCPP 1108

Down on the Farm HOCPP 1167

November

 Thanksgiving

 Thanksgiving HOCPP 1016

Turkey Time HOCPP 1117

The Pilgrims HOCPP 1126

December 7

 Pearl Harbor Rembrance Day

 Pearl Harbor HOCPP 1407

World War II HOCPP 1089

December 25

 Christmas

 Symbols of Christmas HOCPP 1021

Christmas Cheer HOCPP 1130

The 12 Days of Christmas HOCPP 1207

12 Days of Christmas Fun HOCPP 1211

Holiday Traditions: The Nutcracker HOCPP 1285

A Christmas Carol HOCPP 1342

Christmas Around the World HOCPP 1345

The Story of Christmas HOCPP 1413

Night Before Christmas HOCPP 1414