This Thanksgiving, More Than a Thank You: A WebQuest for Grades 3-6 activity & project also includes:
Here's a thought-provoking and engaging lesson for your charges. It's a Webquest about Thanksgiving. Groups of learners research Thanksgiving customs, history, and experiences. They are assigned the task of renaming Thanksgiving in order for it to more-accurately capture the spirit of the day. The groups work in true collaborative fashion, and they present their findings to the class.