These sites are about party planning. There is information about organizing a party, creating invitations, staying within a budget, and making decorations to go with the theme. Includes games, menus, and printable crafts and cards that go with the party themes. There are also links to eThemes Resources on Holiday: Birthdays and Holiday: Halloween Crafts and Games.
Holidays and Seasonal Party Ideas
This site has various holiday-themed party ideas. Includes planning tips, games and activities, crafts, and foods. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Birthday Party Time
Click on links to find information related to throwing a Birthday party. Includes information on how to stay on budget, birthday party etiquette, birthday planning checklist, and more. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Halloween Party Tips
Read some tips for planning a Halloween party shared by other kids. NOTE: This site includes banner ads.
Here is a game that can be played at a beach party. NOTE: This site includes a banner ad.
EnchantedLearning: Scary Pop-up Spider Card
Follow instructions to make a pop-up spider invitation card for Halloween party. NOTE: This site includes ads.
World Card Making Day
Here are ideas and examples of making inspired cards for various occasions.
PBS: Make an Invitation
Try this activity where students write their own invitation card.
How to Write an Invitation
This page provides instruction about how to write an invitation. NOTE: This site includes ads.
eThemes Resource: Holiday: Birthdays
These sites about birthdays include descriptions of celebrations in different countries, the legends associated with birthstones, and information about the famous birthday song. There are crafts, recipes, printable certificates, e-cards, and more. Also includes lesson plans with birthday themes and a probability problem of determining the odds that classmates will share the same birthdays. There is a link to an eThemes resource on This Day in History that students can use to research what events took place on their birthdates.
eThemes Resource: Holiday: Halloween Crafts and Games
These sites have a variety of crafts, games, and activities relating to Halloween. Includes educational sites with a Halloween theme that have students complete word problems, write poetry, and test reading comprehension. Other sites have games and craft activities that are just for fun. There is also a link to an eThemes Resource on the history of Halloween and one on Mexico's Day of the Dead celebration.