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Thanksgiving Activities & Resources to Gobble Up


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Thanksgiving Activities & Resources to Gobble Up

  1. Thanksgiving Activities to Gobble Up!
  2. “Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action.” - W.J. Cameron
  3. Themes … History Citizenship Colonists Culture Nautical science Tribes Ship life Farming Food preparation
  4. Introduce them to the Thanksgiving story!
  5. Introduce them to the Thanksgiving story! Books Theater Digital Storytelling Sites Videos Animation Infographics Virtual Field Trip
  6. Students learn about… culture history collaboration nature peace assimilation
  8. Conduct an Online Investigation
  9. Accompanying Teacher Guide
  11. Gatherer Nature Walk • Take a nature hike and talk about how Native Americans used to live off the land. • Collect leaves, sticks, rocks & make a memory book. • Digital option- take photos & create an online story or memory book • Suggested tools: Buncee, Powtoon, Biteslides, Pic Collage
  15. Write a letter to the boy and girl Create a digital multimedia scrapbook documenting the contents of the letters
  16. • Plays • Finger puppets • With puppets • Book tools like Storybird Retell the Thanksgiving story…
  19. Writing Ideas • Research a person who took part in the event & tell from their viewpoint • Describe how you celebrate • Write a story about unlikely friendships • Foretell what life would be like without this event
  21. Create a funny story!
  22. Gobble! Gobble! Games
  23. Discover Life as an Explorer
  25. Apps to gobble up!
  26. The Talking Thanksgiving Turkey App Sing turkey chants & songs Plead for his life A list of blessings Tell a story, poem or joke
  27. Mr. Turkey, Where Are You iOS App
  28. Thanksgiving Puzzles iOS/Android/Kindle App
  29. iOS/Android App
  31. @ShellTerrell