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The first Thanksgiving

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English



  • Massachusetts


  • Thanksgiving Day -- Juvenile literature,
  • Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Thanksgiving Day,
  • Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony),
  • Holidays,
  • Massachusetts -- History -- New Plymouth, 1620-1691 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Massachusetts -- History -- New Plymouth, 1620-1691

Book details:

About the Edition

Describes how the first Thanksgiving celebration came to be.

Edition Notes

Statementby Linda Hayward ; illustrated by James Watling.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesStep into reading. A step 3 book, Step into reading.
ContributionsWatling, James, ill.
LC ClassificationsF68 .H295 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3556304M
ISBN 100679802185, 067990218X
LC Control Number2002013415

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This book provides a nice addition to the library of Thanksgiving stories. It alternates typical day to day activities of Pilgrim and Native American children to give children perspective of life at that time on a Thanksgiving unit/5(33). Good book, but the illustrations are truly lacking. It is a very simple, yet informative book of who the pilgrims were, why they came to America, how difficult their time was the first year here, how deadly it would have been without the Indians help, and lastly what they did /5. CHOOSE YOUR MINI-BOOK FORMAT Words Pictures Both. MINI-BOOK. The First Thanksgiving. With help from the Wampanoags, the Pilgrims had a bountiful Thanksgiving. Learn all about it with this skill-building beginning reader. The First Thanksgiving The First Thanksgiving. Page 8 of 8 The First Thanksgiving Can't find what you're looking for?.   The first feast was also about giving thanks. While the event may not have been called Thanksgiving, the sentiment was certainly present in that historic celebration, just as .

If You Were at The First Thanksgiving by Anne Kamma. This book provides detailed descriptions of what the first Thanksgiving was like. Use it as a basis for information. The children will love the fun facts. One Little, Two Little, Three Little Pilgrims by B.G. Hennessy. This book is . The First Thanksgiving student activity offers books, lessons, media and resources to teach students the story behind our national holiday. Students will get an up-close-and-personal look into 17th-century life in Colonial America through four video virtual field trips to Plimoth Plantation: Tour the Pilgrim Village. Tour the Wampanoag Homesite.   The first Thanksgiving was a harvest celebration held by the pilgrims of Plymouth colony in the 17th century.. Many myths surround the first Thanksgiving. Very little is actually known about the event because only two firsthand accounts of the feast were ever written. I dedicate this book to all who helped create thanksgiving. I really appreciate all you guys did to come up with Thanksgiving. I want to thank everyone who is going to read my childrens book and hope that you all enjoy it. Last and not least, Thank you to the Pilgrims that helped create Thanksgiving for us.

  But when Pete the Cat gets onstage, he makes learning the story of the first Thanksgiving fun. With thirteen flaps that open to reveal hidden surprises, this book is sure to be a holiday favorite. They also met Tisquantum, a Native American who lived with the Wampanoag and spoke English. In , when the Pilgrims celebrated their first successful harvest, the Wampanoag joined in the three-day feast. This became known as the first Thanksgiving. After recounting this history, the book presents six common myths about Thanksgiving—and the. Carlos's First Thanksgiving Carlos's First Thanksgiving. Realistic (fiction), words, Level H (Grade 1), Fiction Series, Lexile L. Carlos and his family are looking forward to their first Thanksgiving dinner in America. everything is going as planned until a big snowstorm prevents the guests from coming. everyone in the neighborhood is. The fourth grade student will explore the experiences and historical significance of the Pilgrim's voyage, settlement, and first harvest celebration. Group: Social Studies Social Studies Quizzes.