Surfnetkids Video

History and Holidays Videos

Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hat

Thumbnail image for Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hat

Turn your little ones into Pilgrims with this fun family craft idea.

View the video →

Turkey Wings

Thumbnail image for Turkey Wings

Cut and glue colorful feathers onto a poster board base to make a set of wearable turkey wings this Thanksgiving.

View the video →

Scaredy Squirrel’s Tips for Halloween Safety

Thumbnail image for Scaredy Squirrel’s Tips for Halloween Safety

Scaredy Squirrel shares his top 3 safety tips for trick-or-treating.

View the video →

The Stamp Act of 1765

Thumbnail image for The Stamp Act of 1765

The Stamp Act of 1765 was a tax on all printed materials in Great Britain and the original 13 colonies. However, the colonists hated this tax so much that it was repealed just one year later. To find out why, watch this great video.

View the video →

Hula

Thumbnail image for Hula

Hula is a very important part of Hawaiian culture. Hula dancing was forced underground in the 60s because of missionaries, but, today, more and more people are learning the art.

View the video →

The Gold Rush

Thumbnail image for The Gold Rush

What was California like before the Gold Rush and what was it like afterwards? This neat video gives a good overview of the Gold Rush of 1849, with especially interesting tid-bits about the travel options available at that time.

View the video →

The Search for the Names of Holocaust Victims

Thumbnail image for The Search for the Names of Holocaust Victims

Six million Jews were murdered in the Holocaust, yet the names of close to 2 million remain anonymous. Since the 1950s, Yad Vashem has worked tirelessly to name all the victims of the Holocaust.

View the video →

Yad Vashem

Thumbnail image for Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem: Remembering the Past, Shaping the Future Containing the world’s largest repository of information on the Holocaust, Yad Vashem is a leader in Holocaust education, commemoration, research and documentation.

View the video →

Inaugural Speech Clips

Thumbnail image for Inaugural Speech Clips

See and hear past presidents in this great video, featuring an inaugural speech snippet for each president from John F. Kennedy to Bill Clinton.

View the video →

Carter G. Woodson

Thumbnail image for Carter G. Woodson

Carter G. Woodson believed that all peoples and cultures around the world have made valuable contributions to civilization. It became his goal to educate Americans, both black and white, about the history of African Americans in order to break the chains of slavery.

View the video →