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Sunday, November 16, 2014

Scholastic Thanksgiving & Free Printables for the Lessons

 So I've heard wonderful things about Scholastic's The First Thanksgiving Lesson Plans and Materials.  I've never used them or explored them until this weekend.  Wow!!

I am so excited to share this part of history with my kids this year.
We have a few Ipads in our classroom now and I'm planning on grouping them around the technology.  Scholastic has provided many links for the kids to explore.
I also plan on using the projector to discuss and share some of the material whole group.

The lesson plans are quite nice also.  I've printed it off and plan to follow the K-2.
It invites the kids and class to create various T charts, Venn Diagrams and share the thoughts and new knowledge.  I love the idea...so for easy management (for me and the kids ;)  I created this booklet using the information from Scholastic.

I obviously haven't used it yet,
 but would love to share it with others
 that are planning to use the Scholastic site.

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Kathy said...

Love it!

First Grade a la Carte

Jen R said...

this is great - thank you!

Unknown said...

Love Scholastic's Thanksgiving resources and this makes it even better. Thanks so much for sharing your hard work!

Kristy said...

Thanks for sharing. This looks amazing!

Karen F. said...

I plan on doing this too!! What an awesome addition this is :-) Thank you !!!!

ronnie said...

Thank you.

pippi said...

Sounds interesting. Does it offer an accurate portrayal of events leading up to the first Thanksgiving or is it the traditional retelling?

Lory said...

I'm so glad ladies... Hope it proves helpful ;)

Unknown said...

I was so excited to find this site yesterday. I'm even more excited to find your resource. Thanks so much for sharing. I'll let you know how it goes....

susan said...

Thanks for sharing your wonderful resource. Happy Thanksgiving!