10 Interesting Facts about Guy Fawkes Night for Your Kids

10 Interesting Facts about Guy Fawkes Night for Your Kids

Every 5th of November, the UK celebrates Guy Fawkes Night or Bonfire Night. Even though most kids associate fireworks displays and big bonfires with this night, there’s a lot of interesting history behind this day for them to learn. Here’s 10 interesting facts you can teach them about Guy Fawkes Night.

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