Thu, 2 November 2017
Story Notes and Extras
The Turkey That Wanted To Know What’s Cook’n
Written and presented by Sean Hunter
Talk and Discover
for parents, teachers, families, children and friends to enjoy
What do you think it was that King Hop A’Tommas smelt cook’n
As he hopped around?
What do you like to smell cook’n?
If you had a garden, what would you grow for Thanksgiving?
More Talk, and Discover
What is something good to make for Thanksgiving diner?
Who would you invite to celebrate Thanksgiving with you?
Why is it good to be thankful?
Learning With Art
Draw a picture of King Hop A’Tommas.
Draw a picture of a pilgrim.
Draw a picture of one of King Hop A’Tommas’s friends.
What do you have to be thankful for?
What are some of the blessings that you receive each day?
What are some of the ways your family celebrates Thanksgiving?
A Question For Everyone
What special two words can you use to let someone know that you are grateful?
More Talk, Talk and Discover
Why do you think the Pilgrims had a day of Thanksgiving?
What does King Hop A’Tommas have to be thankful for?
What are some of the ways that you can help celebrate Thanksgiving?
Being A Good Listener
When did King Hop A’Tommas enjoy?
What did King Hop A’Tommas first see cooking in the kitchen?
What were the children grateful for?
How fast can a turkey run?
How fast can a turkey fly?
Where do turkeys sleep?
Why is the moth of November a good time to celebrate Thanksgiving?
Extra, Extra Credit
What sound do turkeys make when they talk?
A Little Bit of Thanksgiving History
Where did the Pilgrims celebrate their first Thanksgiving?
In what year did George Washington first declare a national day of Thanksgiving?
When did Abraham Lincoln declare Thanksgiving as a holiday?
Thanksgiving Around The World
When is Thanksgiving celebrated in Canada?
How is Thanksgiving celebrated in Germany?