How do your students understand Thanksgiving? Where do their views on the holiday come from? In this lesson plan, students share what they've been taught about Thanksgiving, and then compare a set of very different modern viewpoints on the holiday. FIND OUT MORE »
Explore what's known about early contact
Historians often consider Puritan New England a model for the development of [...] »
Do you know the history of this modern Thanksgiving Day institution? [...] »
Adopt strategies for analyzing the holiday
Take a variety of perspectives into account before moving past the first [...] »
Case studies grab attention, but how can you be sure you're also teaching the [...] »
Test your Thanksgiving knowledge!