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Trivia, Activities, Tips for Getting Kids Involved in Thanksgiving

posted Nov 13, 2014, 8:03 AM by Linda Hartkopf

How many places in the U.S. are named “Turkey”, “Plymouth”, or “Cranberry?” What was on the menu at the first Thanksgiving? How did the tradition of “pardoning the White House turkey” get started? Thanksgiving is just 2 weeks away and with the resources listed below, your students will be able to answer these questions. We’ve got some lesson plans/activities for the classroom and some craft activities for home. Parents, don’t forget to check out the resources on ways to get the kids involved when preparing the big feast!

 



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