It is not too late to enjoy this free Thanksgiving unit study by Jodie Wolfe published in the November/December 2013 issue of Home School Enrichment Magazine. (To access the unit study just follow the link and go to page 40. Free registration is required.)
The unit study covers being thankful, the Pilgrims, the Mayflower Compact, the Indians who helped the Pilgrims, the Mayflower, the voyage, corn, and the Pilgrim hardships.
Some of the activities include:
- Bible memorization.
- Reading stories.
- Mapping countries.
- Writing a story.
- Creating a navigational chart.
- Writing a peace treaty.
- Making a “thankful” list.
- Writing a newspaper article.
- Calculating time and distance.
- Making popcorn.
- Playing games.
“Give Thanks” is a well-rounded unit study, adaptable to all ages, and a fun and educational way to learn about why we celebrate Thanksgiving. It makes a great addition to our Thanksgiving Holiday Helps — and it’s free!