What is Thanksgiving?

What is Thanksgiving?

Today, the fourth Thursday of November marks Thanksgiving. So, Happy Thanksgiving Day! Although, in the UK, Thanksgiving isn’t as widely celebrated because it is a US and Canadian holiday. It is said that more people in the US celebrate Thanksgiving than Christmas...
What is Anti-Bullying Week 2017?

What is Anti-Bullying Week 2017?

The effects of bullying can have a massive impact on individuals, whether it happens at school, work, college, socially or online. Get My Grades is taking part in Anti-Bullying Week 2017 to raise awareness of bullying and to promote difference and equality not only in...
What is the Lord Mayor’s Show?

What is the Lord Mayor’s Show?

802 years ago, in 1215, was the first ever Lord Mayor’s Show. It still happens every year, but what exactly is it? The Mayor of London was a position created in the late twelfth century, originally appointed directly by the king. The City of London, like much of...
What is Autumn?

What is Autumn?

What is Autumn? What is an Equinox? Why do the leaves change colour? These are just some of the questions the Get My Grades Blog Team will be answering in the blog on Autumn. Opposite Sides & Seasons Last Friday, the 22nd of September, was the Autumn Equinox in...