Students practice Close Reading Skills while learning about the Native Americans and Pilgrims as they get ready for Thanksgiving.
10 Student Pages with non-fiction text, compare and contrast lesson, text-dependent questions and a “Just for Fun” activity using Native American symbols.
Student cover if you choose to make a booklet.
* Informative Text
Who were the Pilgrims?
The Pilgrims’ Ship: The Mayflower
The Native Americans of the Northeast
Who were the Native Americans the Pilgrims Met?
The Children of the Wampanoag and the Pilgrim Children
Why Do We Celebrate Thanksgiving Today?
Venn Diagram: Compare and Contrast (Pilgrims and Wampanoag)
Write a Paragraph: Use information from Venn Diagram
Key Ideas: Answer the Questions (Why Do We
Finish the Story: Read Native American Symbols
Questions What Did We Learn?
Companion piece is available at my store with additional non-fiction texts and activities on The Native Americans.