Выполнила: Хижняк Валерия Валерьевна студентка 131 группы, 1 курс «Сестринское дело» Уссурийского медицинского колледжа Руководитель проекта: Обуховская Ирина Валерьевна Content : • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Customs and traditions of the US. New Year's Day. Martin Luther King Day. Presidents' Day. Memorial Day. Independence Day. Labor Day. Columbus Day. Veterans' Day. Thanksgiving Day. Christmas in USA. Mother ' s Day. Father ' s Day. Easter. St . Valentine ' s Day. Halloween. St . Patrick ' s Day. My opinion. . Customs and traditions of the US New Year's Day New Year is the state holiday and is celebrated on the 1st of January. Martin Luther King Day This day is a symbol of peaceful struggle of African-American population for the constitutional equality. Presidents' Day In 1971 President Richard Nixon proclaimed the unified state holiday - the Day of the President. Memorial Day After the First world war, the holiday was dedicated to all who died during the war, and the current name of the festival has received already after the Second world war. Independence Day On this day, a final version of the Declaration of Independence was made. Public holiday was celebrated in 1941. Labor Day In America, Labor Day was first celebrated in 1882. For most Americans, this holiday is associated more with the rest on the nature, camping and barbecue. Columbus Day This day is devoted to the Italian Navigator Christopher Columbus landed in the New World of 12 October , 1492. Veterans' Day In this day veterans usually hold parades, and the President lays a wreath at the tomb of the unknown soldier at Arlington National Cemetery. Thanksgiving Day This day is always served Turkey, cranberry sauce, potatoes and pumpkin pie. Christmas in USA Christmas is probably one of the most famous festival in America. Mother ' s Day Mother's day - a day when American children, young and old give presents to their mothers. Father ' s Day In this day all the fathers are given gifts. Children invite them to lunch, and do everything to make them feel special. Easter In America on the first day of Easter kids wake up and find in their baskets candies, which were left for them by the Easter Bunny. Children hunt for eggs in the entire territory around the house. St . Valentine ' s Day Americans of all ages love to send and receive a Valentine. Halloween Halloween is a holiday mainly for children. One tradition of Halloween is an empty pumpkin, cut out the eyes and mouth, which is placed inside a burning candle. St . Patrick ' s Day On this day, all decorated in green, people dress in clothing of green color. My opinion: I think that people in America like festivals and holidays. They like to gather with their families and give presents to each other. Список использованных источников информации: 1. Государственные праздники США. 2. США. Про Америку и американцев. 3. Яндекс картинки.