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First Thanksgiving Lessons for grades 6-8
Teach students of middle school about the experiences of the Pilgrims and Wampanoags during the first Thanksgiving with these great lesson plans.

First Thanksgiving Lessons for Grades 3-5
Great lesson plans for kids in the last years of elementary.

An Active Thanksgiving
Get active with these Thanksgiving printables, learn more about America's holiday and get creative with the Teachers Vison activities for Thanksgiving.

Bet You Didn't Know: Thanksgiving

Not Just for Kids! The First Thanksgiving
American Thanksgiving history including The Mayflower Compact, other documents and images, a lesson plan, and links to other websites.

Thanksgiving, Holidays, History
http://Thanksgiving story for kids

The Story of Thanksgiving
The Story of Thanksgiving Video

Not Just for Kids!: The Mayflower Compact

History of Thanksgiving
History of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Traditions
Most families follow traditions begun on the first Thanksgiving, but many have their own traditions that they follow each year. Here are some of the common traditions associated with "Turkey Day."

Not Just for Kids! The First Thanksgiving Proclamation, June 20, 1676

History of Thanksgiving Videos
History of Thanksgiving Videos

History of the Thanksgiving Day Parade
History of the Thanksgiving Day Parade

The First Thanksgiving Proclamation
The First Thanksgiving Proclamation

Plimoth Plantation
Read about 17th-century life and learn about what it was like to be a Pilgrim or Native child in the 1600s.

Thanksgiving: Its History, Customs, & Traditions
On this holiday site, you will discover some unusual things about the history of Thanksgiving, and you can take a fun little quiz to find out how much you know

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