2 Table of Contents Objectives: Slide 3 What should we learn first?: Slide 4Origins of Thanksgiving: Slides 5 & 6Thanksgiving Today: Slides 7 & 8Self-Quiz: Slide 9Listening Activity: Slide 10
3 ObjectivesLearners will identify basic facts about the history of Thanksgiving celebrations on paper after viewing this section of the PowerPoint.Learners will self-evaluate their cultural knowledge about today’s Thanksgiving celebrations by answering interactive questions.Learners will orally tell how they plan or would like to celebrate Thanksgiving, using information they have learned from the PowerPoint presentation.
4 What should we learn first? Let’s start with then(History of Thanksgiving)Let’s start with now(Current ways of celebrating)
5 Origins of Thanksgiving Key Vocabulary Terms:Pilgrims: a group of people who left England to sail across the ocean to the United StatesNative Americans: the people who already lived in North America before Europeans arrivedA Pilgrim family in traditional clothingA traditional Native American home
6 Origins of Thanksgiving Who?Pilgrims and Native AmericansWhat?Feasted (ate) and were thankful for all they hadWhere?Plymouth Plantation in MassachusettsWhen?1621Why?The Pilgrims were thankful for the food they were able to grow during the summer and for the help from the Native Americans. They held a festival were they prepared some of the foods they had harvested.to selection pageto current celebrations
7 Thanksgiving Today Who? What? Where? When? People in the United StatesWhat?Feast (eat) and are thankful what they haveWhere?All around the countryWhen?Thanksgiving is celebrated on the fourth (4th) Thursday of November every yearHow?Often, Americans gather with family and eat a large meal together.
8 Common foods to eat at Thanksgiving Thanksgiving TodayCommon foods to eat at ThanksgivingMeat:turkeySide Dishes:mashed potatoes, stuffing, green bean casserole, bread, cranberry sauceDesserts:apple pie, pumpkin pie
9 What are common foods to eat at Thanksgiving? SpaghettiTurkeyIce CreamTry AgainYou’re Right!Try AgainPieMashed PotatoesPizzaYou’re Right!You’re Right!Try Again
10 How will you celebrate Thanksgiving? Click below to listen to how I celebrate Thanksgiving.Now tell me how you would like to celebrate the holiday.