Mon, 3 November 2014
Story Notes and Extras
Tom - The Thanksgiving Turkey
written and presented by Sean Hunter
Talk and Discover
for parents, teachers, families and children to enjoy
Why is it important to be thankful?
What are your grateful for?
What are some of the blessings of each day?
Why are you proud to be an American?
Learning With Art
Draw something people enjoy on Thanksgiving.
Draw a picture of something you would be happy to share.
Draw a picture of King Hop A’Tommus.
More Talk and Discover
Who is someone you are grateful for?
What were some of the needs for the Colonial Patriots?
What are some of the needs that we have today?
Why is a meal a part of the Thanksgiving celebration?
What did Babe Ruth have to be thankful for?
What are some blessings that Helen Keller received?
What does Denzel Washington have to be thankful for?
Why was Charles Lindbergh proud to be an American?
How did being grateful help Dr. Martin Luther King with his work?
More Thanksgiving History
In what city did George Washington present his Thanksgiving proclamation?
When is Thanksgiving celebrated in Canada?
Being A Good Host
Like the Pilgrims and Indians, what foods would you plan
for a Thanksgiving dinner and celebration?
Links To Share
George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation
HYPERLINK "http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gwhtml/gw004.html" http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gwhtml/gw004.html
Abraham Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation
HYPERLINK "http://www.abrahamlincolnonline.org/lincoln/speeches/thanks.htm" http://www.abrahamlincolnonline.org/lincoln/speeches/thanks.htm