This progressive book study of Peter and Connie Roop's biography "Thank You, Squanto" helps the reader discover what Squanto's life was like before he made history. Students follow Squanto's life from birth through two kidnappings. As students read, they can record new words and facts they are learning on Squanto's headdress feathers. The also have the opportunity to demonstrate their comprehension of the book through visual representation. The whole project can be displayed to summarize the story of Squanto's life. As a follow-up, allow the children to play the "Thank You, Squanto" game.