The First Thanksgiving/El primer Día de Acción de Gracias
packet, in Spanish!
This packet presents a basic look at the first Thanksgiving, and gives mention to our current practices. Included is a teacher read-aloud book, student mini-book, and 3 supporting printables. There is no English on student pages.
Teacher Read-Aloud Book
6 page book (plus cover) on full size pages, in color
Print, then staple into book format, or show via overhead projection, and read aloud to class.
Each of the 6 pages includes a large, full color image, and 1-2 realted sentences, covering: where the Pilgrims came from and why, the name of their ship and its size (in relatable terms), the founding and name of the new colony, the difficulty of the first winter and help from the Native Americans, the year and participants of the first Thanksgiving, and today's Thanksgiving.
6 page book (plus cover & writing/drawing connection page) on 1/2-pages, in black & white
This booklet features the same images and information as the teacher book, but in 1/2-size pages, and in black & white.
Perfect for students to color then read with a friend!
• Comprehension worksheet
6 questions to promote retention of information from the book/mini-book
• Open-ended writing & drawing sheet
for the prompt of your choice
• "El menú de Acción de Gracias" activity
promotes text-to-self connection, categorization, and social studies knowledge
I hope you and your students enjoy learning about "El primer Día de Acción de Gracias" with this packet!
Fabulous graphics by Educlips
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For more seasonal reading & activity packets
, be sure to check out:
El Día de los Muertos
El Diwali - el festival de la luz
Janucá - El Festival de las Luces
El Día del Presidente
El mes de la historia afroamericana
El Mes de la Historia de la Mujer
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