Cover your required standards while bringing the holidays into the classroom for your intermediate and middle school students! This 5-E designed lesson lets you celebrate Thanksgiving while teaching the curriculum!
An easy to follow PowerPoint presentation will guide you through the entire lesson. Begin with a fun true/false activity about Thanksgiving. Fact is separated from fiction with an engaging video clip. Explain the history of the holiday and complete a walk-around activity where students analyze primary and secondary sources related to Thanksgiving. Students design a turkey and its feathers with demographic information on any country that fits your current unit of study.
Includes: PowerPoint presentation, turkey template, quick teacher reference guide, Primary and secondary source printables, country profile directions and rubric
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