This free project is all about gratitude!How do you teach gratitude in your classroom? This differentiated activity can enhance your discussions about recognizing all of the things we have to be thankful for. Sometimes it can be difficult for students to realize that many things are taken for granted, so a list of pictures have been provided to help with your group discussion.
"Boat Builders" ... An engineering challenge from the "Thanksgiving Science" pack ... 5 standards-based, collaborative, hands-on science activities to help you celebrate the holiday with your students. (24 pages, $) #Thanksgiving
We’ve been in the mood for pumpkin projects lately. Yesterday my younger children and I mixed up this fun pumpkin playdough, and we had fun making pretend pumpkin pies, pumpkin cookies, and pumpkin rolls. They look surprisingly realistic! I used my tried-and-true favorite playdough recipe and just added spices and food coloring to make it look like pumpkin. Pumpkin Pie Playdough Ingredients: 3 cups white
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).