The First Thanksgiving: Voyage on the Mayflower
This content resource provides information about voyage of the Mayflower. Tour the ship or relive the Pilgrims' journey.
If You Sailed On The Mayflower… - Cara Carroll
Today we celebrated “Mayflower Day”!! Okay…so I made that up…but I thought that sounded pretty fitting for our day today 🙂 We started by reading a non-fiction book about the Mayflower. I can’t remember which one, but I checked it out from our school library and it was really good!! It was a great book …
Mayflower Voyage Freebie
This freebie encourages students to think about just one of the difficult choices that the Pilgrims had to make. If you were a pilgrim ... What six things would you pack to start your new life in a New World? This sample sheet is taken from The Discovery Journal: Mayflower Voyage. You can learn mor...
The First Thanksgiving: Daily Life
This content resource provides a comparison of the Pilgrim and Wampanoag ways of life. Compare and contrast housing, clothing, food, chores, school, and games.
First Grade Magic
In our school, there are many very LARGE bulletin boards in the hallways, and each grade is responsible for one of the boards. The other first grade teachers and I rotate board decoration duties. November is one of my months. This always gives me some anxiety because the bulletin board is in one of the main halls for all (and I mean ALL) to see. We started working on our bulletin board the last week of October. First I read from this book: In it, there is a section that talks about what the…
The First Thanksgiving Student Activities for Grades PreK-12
At this Scholastic site on The First Thanksgiving you can "introduce your class to the first harvest celebration, delve deeper into the relationships between the Pilgrims and the Wampanoags, and take a closer look at the historical significance of the Pilgrim's settlement."