Happy Thanksgiving

For a unique and authentic look at the events and people involved in the first Thanksgiving, visit the Plimoth Plantation’s site You Are the Historian: Investigating the First Thanksgiving .

For those too far away from Plymouth, Massachusetts, to visit this amazing site in person (where you can tour a full-scale reproduction of the Mayflower II, visit an English village, and participate in a variety of other educational experiences), a virtual visit to their website can provide you with some interesting insights into this holiday and its beginnings. Vivid visuals  and audio make this investigation inviting and informative.

In addition, you may want to share some of these books with your students:




One thought on “Happy Thanksgiving

  1. Pingback: Giving Thanks | Picture This! Visual Literacy in the Classroom

comments and ideas welcome!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s