Veteran's Day
Thanksgiving Day

Veteran's Day

  1. SITE NAME: Education World - Veteran's Day
IT'S ABOUT: Learn about Veteran's Day at this site.
SITE ADDRESS: 
           http://www.education-world.com/holidays/archives/veterans_day.shtml
  2. SITE NAME: Veteran's Day at Patriotism.org
IT'S ABOUT: Learn about the Veteran's Day date and who was the President 
                        who started this speical day.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.patriotism.org/veterans_day/
  3. SITE NAME: Department of Veteran Affairs
IT'S ABOUT: Go to this site to link to many resources about Veteran's Day.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www1.va.gov/opa/vetsday/
  4. SITE NAME: ReadWriteThink Write a Biographical Soldier
                        Veterans Day Poem. (lesson plan)

IT'S ABOUT: Teachers, use this link to visit a Veteran's Day
                        poetry writing lesson.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/calendar-activities/veterans-celebrated-united-states-20339.html
  5. SITE NAME: Veterans Day Facts and Trivia for Kids
IT'S ABOUT: Go here to learn some interesting things about
                         Veterans Day.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.sheknows.com/parenting/articles/1022389/veterans-day-facts-and-trivia-for-kids
6.
SITE NAME: Google Veteran's Day Links
IT'S ABOUT: This site provides several links to sites about Veteran's Day.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.google.com/search?q=veterans+day
7.
SITE NAME: Downloadable PDF Veteran's Day Crossword Puzzle
IT'S ABOUT: Go here to print a Veteran's Day crossword puzzle.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.elcivics.com/esl-crossword-puzzles/veterans-day-crossword.pdf
 

Thanksgiving Day

  1. SITE NAME: Scholastic - The First Thanksgiving
IT'S ABOUT: Visit this site to find several learning about Thanksgiving links!
SITE ADDRESS: click here to visit the site
  2. SITE NAME: The Educator Network - The Story of the Corn Husk Doll
IT'S ABOUT: Go here to learn about corn husk dolls.
SITE ADDRESS: click here to learn about corn husk dolls
  3. SITE NAME: Bry-Back Manor - Thanksgiving - Rebus Story
IT'S ABOUT: Have fun reading this Thanksgiving rebus story called 
                         "Something to Share"..
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.bry-backmanor.org/holidayfun/story.html
  4. SITE NAME: Bry-Back Manor - Thanksgiving - Harvest Festivals
IT'S ABOUT: Learn about harvest festivals in different countries and cultures.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.bry-backmanor.org/holidayfun/harvestinfo.html
  5. SITE NAME: NativeTech - Native Technology and Art
IT'S ABOUT: Click on various activities to play some Native American games 
                         and create some Native American art.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.nativetech.org/games/index.php
  6. SITE NAME: Education World
IT'S ABOUT: Learn about Native Americans at this site.
SITE ADDRESS: 
              http://www.education-world.com/a_special/native_americans.shtml
  7. SITE NAME: Mayflower History
IT'S ABOUT: Go to this site to learn about the ship the pilgrims used. Click on 
                         a name and learn about different people who were on the 
                         Mayflower.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.mayflowerhistory.com/
  8. SITE NAME: Short Story Time - Thanksgiving Stories
IT'S ABOUT: Visit this site to read Thanksgiving stories.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.short-story-time.com/thanksgiving-stories.html
  9. SITE NAME: Thanksgiving Clip Art and Graphics
IT'S ABOUT:  Go here to get some Thanksgiving pictures.
SITE ADDRESS: http://classroomclipart.com/clipart//Clipart/Thanksgiving_Clipart.htm
10. SITE NAME: Billy Bear 4 Kids - Thanksgiving Tic Tac Toe
IT'S ABOUT: Play Tic Tac Toe Three Turkeys in a Row at this link.
SITE ADDRESS: click here for Tic Tac Toe
11. SITE NAME: Billy Bear 4 Kids - Thanksgiving Activities
IT'S ABOUT: Can you copy the turkey's steps? Try this game.
SITE ADDRESS: click here to the Turkey step game
12. SITE NAME: ABCya - Thanksgiving Word Search
IT'S ABOUT: Try this online Thanksgiving word search puzzle.
SITE ADDRESS: click for Online Word Search
13. SITE NAME: Billy Bear 4 Kids - Animated Thankgiving Puzzle
IT'S ABOUT: Place the pieces in the correct spot to create a moving 
                        Thanksgiving puzzle. (This puzzle requires Flash to be loaded 
                        on your computer.)
SITE ADDRESS: click here for animated puzzle
14. SITE NAME: Thanksgiving Poems at Holiday Spot
IT'S ABOUT: Visit this site to read many different poems about 
                        Thanksgiving.
SITE ADDRESS: click here to read some Thanksgiving poems
15. SITE NAME: How is Thanksgiving Day Determined?
IT'S ABOUT: Find out when and why Thanksgiving
                         Day occurs in November.
SITE ADDRESS: When is Thanksgiving celebrated?
16. SITE NAME: Thanksgiving Jigsaw Puzzles
IT'S ABOUT: Try to put these Thanksgiving puzzles together.
SITE ADDRESS: http://thekidzpage.com/onlinejigsawpuzzles/holidays/thanksgiving/index.html
17. SITE NAME: Education World - Thanksgiving Teaching Themes
IT'S ABOUT: This site will help teachers prepare Thanksgiving activities for
                         their classes.
SITE ADDRESS: click here for teacher activities
18. SITE NAME: Teaching About Thanksgiving - Scholastic
IT'S ABOUT:  Use this site to prepare lesson about Thanksgiving!
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/feast/webquest.htm
19. SITE NAME: Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt - Scholastic
IT'S ABOUT:  Use the links to see if you can answer these questions.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.nisk.k12.ny.us/birchwood/links/grade4links/thanksgivingscavenger_gr4.html
20.

SITE NAME: Thanksgiving - Compare /Contrast Pilgrims & Wampanoag
IT'S ABOUT: What was the same and different about the pilgrims and
                         the Native American, Wampanoags?
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/daily_life/index.htm

21. SITE NAME: Thanksgiving Matching byBrainPop, Jr.
IT'S ABOUT: Can you match these Thanksgiving pictures?
SITE ADDRESS:https://jr.brainpop.com/socialstudies/holidays/thanksgiving/matching/
22. SITE NAME: Thanksgiving Coloring at thecolor.coml
IT'S ABOUT: Color online and print some Thanksgiving pictures.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.thecolor.com/Category/Coloring/Thanksgiving.aspx
 
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