The Mayflower was named after a flower called the "Trailing Arbuttus". This flower is an evergreen with a white flower and pink center. Learn more about the Mayflower and the Pilgrims with this fun webquest. Extension activities, additional information and links, and the key are provided
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1. Want a fun and informative activity to teach your students about the history of Thanksgiving?This webquest has ten informative text questions on the history of Thanksgiving(including the Macy's Day Parade). TURKEY facts,too! Thanksgiving and Turkeys, A Webquest!
2. Pumpkin pie...why not learn about pumpkins?This informative webquest on PUMPKIN would be great for LA classes,a fall activity, or for a substitute lesson!
There are 10 web questions, comprehension questions and 11 extension activities/links. Pumpkins, A Webquest
3. A Ms.Bie Ograffee Reader's Theater Script, an interview with Love Brewster, a Pilgrim of Plymouth Colony.Love was an actual member of the 102 Pilgrims that came to America. He was about nine years old. The play includes info on Mayflower, first winter and Thanksgiving feast. Fun facts,Comprehension questions, extension activities, links.A Visit with Love Brewster, A Pilgrim at Plymouth Colony. A Reader's Theater Script