20+ Thanksgiving Lesson Plan Ideas

Examples of a few lesson plans:

  1. An Invitation - The student will be able to create an invitation the Pilgrims can use to invite the American Indians to the Thanksgiving feast.
  2. Family Traditions - The student will be able to describe one family tradition and how it was started.
  3. Going Shopping - Making healthy choices during the holiday season is a struggle for most people. In this lesson, students create Thanksgiving day meals using the correct number of servings from each food groups.
  4. How a Day Becomes a National Holiday - The student will be able to compare the ways the different US holidays started.
  5. Learning to Trade - The student will be able to trade items with classmates to get the items that they want.