Today, September 21, is a very special day. It’s International Day of Peace and World Gratitude Day. Both are wonderful holidays for adults and kids to observe. Today, I want to share some activities that parents and kids can do together to observe both holidays.
International Day of Peace Activities
Pinwheels for Peace has directions and templates for making pinwheels specifically for International Day of Peace.
Amy at Kids Activities Blog has a pinwheel-making activity for world peace.
At Living Montessori Now, I have a roundup post of Montessori-inspired peace education activities.
Teacher Vision has a printable peace pledge page which is free for a limited period.
Montessori Helper has Nobel Peace Prize Winners 2000-2010 Cards for ages 3-9 available for a dime for a limited period. You’ll also find some activities for today at the link.
World Gratitude Day Activities
Here, I have posts called “How to Help Your Kids Have an Attitude of Gratitude” and “How to Help Your Kids Have an Attitude of Gratitude, Part 2.”
At Living Montessori Now, I have a roundup post with Montessori-inspired gratitude activities.
I have a category of gratitude posts here with inspiration for a number of ages.
Have a wonderful day today … and a wonderful time spreading peace and gratitude any day!
Note: It’s still No Kid Hungry month. You’ll find lots of activities for kids and adults in my post “Are You Going Orange for No Kid Hungry?”