The story of the First Thanksgiving is a slide show presentation created for beginning ELL students.
1) The story of the first Thanksgiving
2)Slide one plays "Autumn Time" I usually have it on as students are walking into the classroom as a hook.
3) Links to two interactive quizzes on manythings.org,
4) a brief videoclip of Thanksgiving from the History Channel
5) American art depicting the holiday such as the Four Freedoms by Norman Rockwell vocabulary, history etc.
6) Sound effects are on four slides and will play automatically in slide show mode. Sounds will not play on preview PDF format.
Duration two 40 minute periods or one block of 80 minutes time.