Thanksgiving Resources

Benfer Teachers: Share your great Thanksgiving resources here! If you'd like to add something to this wiki, email me and I will add you as a member. Then you will be able to edit any page on the BenferLibrary wiki! Collaborate! jamie

Plimoth Foundation

At this captivating and engaging site, students can explore the first Thanksgiving in an interactive format. Students will learn about the English settlers as well as the Native American people--food, clothing, games, culture are all examined. This site is really worth spending some time on! Very interesting and fun!

First Thanksgiving-Not Just for Kids


Free Technology for Teachers:

5 Places to Find Thanksgiving Lessons & Activities

Scholastic: First Thanksgiving


TLC Suggestions

Check out these resources suggested by Texas Librarians on the TLC Listserve, October 2009:

History of Thanksgiving-Video

In this 3 minute video from, students will learn the basics about the first Thanksgiving, and the origins of many of our traditions at this time of the year.