Check out this website to learn more about the first thanksgiving. This website is broken up into different age levels and is a great way to introduce your child to the first harvest celebration, learn more about the relationships between the Pilgrims and the Wampanoags, and take a closer look at the historical significance of the Pilgrims’ settlement.
Celebrate Thanksgiving and Autumn Harvest with loads of free coloring pages, games, jigsaw puzzles, learning games and online toys including dress-up games.
What really happened at the First Thanksgiving? Become a history detective and find out!
In this fun, award-winning activity, kids take on the role of “history detectives” to investigate what really happened at the famous 1621 celebration. Along the way, they’ll read a letter written by an eyewitness to the event, learn about Wampanoag traditions of giving thanks, and visit Pilgrim Mary Allerton’s home. As a final activity, kids can design and print their own Thanksgiving exhibit panel.