March Events Calendar for Educators

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March Events 2015

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Justin Bieber born, 1994

Peace Corps Anniversary

National Pig Day

Peanut Butter Lover's Day

Share a Smile Day

Yellowstone National Park Established (1872)

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Patricia MacLachlan born, 1938

Erik Blegvad born, 1923

National Anthem Day

Inventor Alexander Graham Bell born, 1847

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Purim Begins at sundown.

First meeting of Congress (1789)

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Boston Massacre (1770)

Dav Pilkey born, 1966

Mem Fox born, 1946

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Oreo Cookies FOR SALE! Sold for the 1st time in 1912.

Artist Michelangelo born, 1475

Chris Raschka born, 1959

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Iditarod Race Begins

National Cereal Day

Scientist Luther Burbank born, 1849

Telephone Patent Granted (1876)

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Daylight Savings Time Begins

International Women's Day

Robert Sabuda born, 1965

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Commonwealth Day

Explorer Amerigo Vespucci born, 1454

Barbie's Birthday (1959)

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Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Day

Jack Kent born, 1920

1st Paper Money Issued in 1862

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Author Ezra Jack Keats born, 1916

Wanda Gag born, 1893

Jonathan London born, 1947

Johnny Appleseed Day

Earthquakes devastate Japan (2011)

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Girl Scout Day

Anniversary of the Death of Anne Frank (1945)

Carl Hiaasen born, 1953

Virginia Hamilton born, 1936

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Ellen Raskin born, 1928

Good Samaritan Day

Uranus Discovered (1781)

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Marguerite de Angeli born, 1889

Anniversary of the National Wildlife Refuge System

Pi Day (3.14)

Scientist Albert Einstein born, 1879

Casey Jones born, 1863

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Absolutely Incredible Kid Day

Julius Caesar Assassinated (44 B.C.)

Ides of March

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Sid Fleischman born, 1920

James Madison born, 1751 (4th President)

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Kate Greenaway born, 1846

Wendell Minor born, 1944

Rubber Band Invented

St. Patrick's Day

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First Walk in Space (1965)

Sparky the Fire Dog

Grover Cleveland born, 1837 (22nd & 24th President)

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1st Day of Spring

Mitsumasa Anno born, 1926

Lois Lowry born, 1937

Louis Sachar born, 1954

Big Bird's Birthday Sesame Street character

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First Ever Tweet made on Twitter, 2006

Children's Poetry Day

National Teen-Agers Day

Lisa Desimini born, 1964

Single Parents' Day

Benito Juarez born, 1806 (Political Leader)

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Randolph Caldecott born, 1846

National Goof Off Day

National Sing-Out Day

United Nations World Water Day

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Toast Day

Political Leader Patrick Henry declared, "Give me liberty...", 1775

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Harry Houdini born, 1874

Exxon Valdez runs aground (1989)

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Pancakes First Made (1882)

Kate DiCamillo born, 1964

Sculptor Gutzon Borglum born, 1871

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Make up Your own Holiday Day

Poet Robert Frost born, 1874

Jerry Pallotta born, 1953

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Alaska hit by 8.4 Earthquake (1964)

Dick King-Smith born, 1922

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Palm Sunday

"Greatest Show on Earth" formed 1881

Doreen Cronin Birthday

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Coca-Cola was Invented in 1886

Armed Forces left Vietnam (1973)

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Doctor's Day

Alaska Purchased from the Russian Empire (1867)

Pencil with Eraser Patented (1858)

Artist Vincent van Gogh born, 1853

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Beni Montresor born, 1926

First Map of the US Published (1784)

Tater Day

Mathematician Rene Descartes born, 1596

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More Lesson Plans! Also see our other March Lesson Plans, Thematic Units and Activities

Special Goings-On
American Red Cross Month
Music in Our Schools Month
National Craft Month
National Drug & Alcohol Awareness Week (1st Week)
National Umbrella Month
National Frozen Food Month
National Noodle Month
National Nutrition Month
National Peanut Month
National Sauce Month
National Women's History Month (Links below)
Youth Art Month

Newspapers in Our School Week (1st Week)
Return Those Borrowed Books Week (1st Week)
Bubble Gum Week (2nd Week)
National Procrastination Week (2nd Week)
Clean Your Closet Week (17th - 24th)
National Agriculture Week

National Women's History Month
A Look at Women's History Month by the National Women's History Project
Places Where Women Made History: A National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary

The National Women's Hall of Fame
Women's History at About.com

Holidays on the Net