Below is a list of "holidays" and Wonders from Wonderopolis for the month of September that you may want to use in your classroom. If you are using or planning on using Wonderopolis in your classroom be sure to join the September #WonderChat Monday, September 2nd at 8:00 PM EST.
Labor Day (September 2nd)
#337 Why Don't We Work On Labor Day?
Rosh Hashanah (September 4th)
#361 What Is Rosh Hashanah?
Grandparents Day (September 8th)
#347 Who Is Your Abuela?
#6 Why Does Hair Turn Gray?
#1038 Why Do People Go Bald?
#339 Where Do Wrinkles Come From?
Teddy Bear Day (September 9th)
#36 How Did the Teddy Bear Get Its Name?
National Video Games Day (September 12th)
#467 How Can Video Games Be Good for You?
Friday the 13th (September 13th)
#375 Do You Think 13 Is Unlucky?
International Dot Day (September 15th ish)
#904 What Is Pointillism?
#384 Do Polka Dots Dance?
National Play Doh Day (September 16th)
#582 Who Invented Play Dough?
International Peace Day (September 21st)
#1020 What Is the Nobel Peace Prize?
#693 What Is the Peace Corps?
Native American Day (September 27th)
#407 What Does It Mean To Be a Native American?