Take your students on a journey to the 1600s with Jack and Annie as they learn about the hardships and friendships that arise out of the Pilgrims voyage to America on the Mayflower.
This book study of Thanksgiving on Thursday by Mary Pope Osbourne is aligned to the new Common Core Language Arts Standards. The digital file provides you with a 7 day teacher's guide, colorful printouts for the students journal, and a variety of activities. No day is the same!
While completing this book study students will:
DEVELOP an understanding of life in 1600s.
EXPLORE the differences between how English is spoken today to how it was spoken in the 1600s.
RESEARCH significant figures of the 1600s.
EXPLAIN what role he/she would choose if we were living in the 1600s.
PREDICT what could have happened if the Pilgrims did not have help from Squanto.
ANALYZE how Jack responds to ruining the Thanksgiving turkey.
SYNTHESIZE by explaining the significance of the friendship between the Pilgrims and Squanto and how it can translate to our lives.