Some amazing facts about the Indian festival - Diwali. Diwali marks the Hindu new year. It is the largest and most celebrated festival in India.

Essay writing about deepavali festival tamil Deepavali is a festival of lights. Diwali is a corrupt form of Deepavali. Deepavali means row of lights. It is a symbol of victory of light over darkness.

milk fireworks- Awesome!! Gonna use this for teaching color mixing :)

Milk Fireworks Experiment

Explore colors using basic household ingredients: food coloring and milk. Great for teaching color mixing and to visualize the colors of Holi.

Apples and ABC's: This Little Light of Mine...

This little light of mine craft idea - could easily be done as an Advent craft using the traditional colours for Hope, Love, Joy & Peace and white for the Christ Candle ~M x

Diwali footprints lesson plan - could be great for an art/movement project combined.

Diwali Footprints lesson planDiwali Footprints Create decorations with a mischievous edge for Diwali, a heritage-rich festival for Hindus. Students work with a partner to design Lakshmi's colorful footprints.

Site about Diwali activities for kids

The Story of Divaali. Discover the powerful and captivating story of how Divaali, the Indian festival of lights, was born. This rendition of the age-old Indian epic The Ramayana is brimming with action and adventure, drama and triumph.


100+ Diwali Ideas - Cards, Crafts, Decor, DIY and Party Ideas

Lighting a Lamp: A Diwali Story. Read about this beautiful Hindu holiday here!

Lighting a Lamp: A Diwali Story (Festival Time) by Jonny Zucker,Books in the Festival Time series describe the activities of typical families as parents and children celebrate some of their culture’s major holidays.

Indian resturant role play food

Self Care: Preschoolers - "Offer children play food and kitchen utensils from many cultures, especially the cultures of families in your group.