Thanksgiving is an important part of our American
their families on this day. Have students take turns sharing with the
class and make a list on the board for all to see.
the “Giving Thanks.” Ask them if they know any other words that mean
the same thing as “Thanks or Thankful.” Create a list on the board for
all to see. Some words to guide them towards: Gratitude, Grateful,
Appreciation, Appreciative, Recognition.
Use the same ideas as listed in the Thanksgiving Tree suggestion, only make a turkey! 🙂
Students can add new “turkey feathers” each day with words written on the feathers to
express what they are thankful for.