This video allows students to take a virtual tour of the Plimoth Plantation where the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag Indians celebrated the first Thanksgiving. Students learn through interviews about the daily lives of the pilgrims and the Wampanoag people, as well as how they gave thanks during what is now a celebrated holiday. – Maria R
Blog post outlines 5 fun & fabulous Thanksgiving-themed STEM challenges that can be modified for use with grades 2-8. Follow the journey of the Pilgrims as they sail to America (Mini Mayflower), create shelter (Protect-a-Pilgrim), gather food (Pumpkin Picker), cultivate the land (Corn Cultivator), and make time for fun (Turkey Transporter).