Teach your students about the first Thanksgiving and the history of why we celebrate the holiday! They will love the Thanksgiving activities that come along with it. The power point includes information on why the pilgrims came to America, how they got there, what happened their first Winter there, who helped them survive, and the feast!
This resource is included in my Thanksgiving Activities Bundle:
Thanksgiving Activity Bundle
This Resource Pairs Perfectly With:
Thanksgiving Writing Craftivity
⭐ Thanksgiving Bulletin Board Kit
⭐ Thanksgiving Writing Craftivity
⭐ Thanksgiving Party Scoot Activity (30 Cards!)
Included in this download:
-20 slide PPT on the History of Thanksgiving (PDF and PPT)
-Then and Now Venn Diagram to compare the 1st Thanksgiving to Thanksgiving now.
-"We are Thankful" and "The First Thanksgiving" Class Book- Your students will love creating a class book together about the things they learned and what they are thankful for! They will be begging you to read it!
-"I am thankful for" Brainstorm Activity
-"I am thankful for" Writing Pages
-"The Best Thanksgiving Dinner" - Students create their version of the best Thanksgiving dinner.
-"Grocery List"- I have my students create a list of the main items they will need for their menu and then price them out using newspaper ads.
-"Turkey Code"- Students crack the code of the turkey by matching the correct word to the color in the key!
-KWL Chart for them to see what they have learned!
I hope you enjoy it! :)