Thanksgiving - The First Thanksgiving
This FIrst Thanksgiving unit works well with CLOSE read and informational text reading. The First Thanksgiving texts give much information about the Mayflower and the life of the Pilgrims the first year. A biography on Squanto is included along with a poem.
Uncluded in The First Thanksgiving unit:
1.Thanksgiving - The Mayflower
The text gives information about life on the Mayflower.
2. Thanksgiving - The New World
The text gives information about Pilgrims finding a home in the New World and the first hard winter time.
3. The First Thanksgiving
The text gives information about the first harvest and the Thanksgiving celebration
4. Squanto Biography
5. Native American word poem with questions
. . . and much more included in the Thanksgiving unit!