These six original coloring activities will keep kids entertained and occupied while you put the finishing touches on your Thanksgivukkah meal. (Click each image to download.)
Sweet potatoes are easy enough to make Hanukkah-appropriate—simply grate them and turn them into latkes.
Looking for a super easy way to dress up your holiday table? Try our free downloadable place cards, which you can print on regular paper using a color printer.
With Thanksgivukkah upon us, Slate offers this handy guide to future Hanukkah holiday overlaps.
Thanksgiving and Hanukkah both fall on Nov. 28 this year, creating a super-holiday some are calling “Thanksgivukkah.”
From the “TODAY Show”
Whether these activities are completed at school or at home as a family, they are guaranteed to bring smiles to children’s faces while providing them with the opportunity to ask questions and learn.
Even if you’re not interested in trying to make sweet-potato latkes or challah-apple stuffing, you can join in the Thanksgivukkah festivities by setting a beautiful table inspired by the traditions of both holidays.
From Home & Stone
This is a musical celebration of the newest holiday on the block.
When our friends at the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Boston asked Governor Deval Patrick to also recognize “Thanksgivukkah” as an official holiday, he was thrilled to oblige. Thanksgivukkah is now officially official in Boston and in Massachusetts!
A Massachusetts native says his “elf envy” led to creating a holiday alternative to “Elf on the Shelf” for Jewish kids during Hanukkah.
From CBS Boston
As you think about this convergence of holidays and its meaning, here is a list of books to have on hand for Thanksgiving and Hanukkah that keep in mind the underlying spirit of each.