This activity includes a PowerPoint about Thanksgiving and a Worksheet allowing students to utilize the vocabulary.
Submitted by ashgalethia
November 18, 2022
Estimated time: 50 minutes
The PowerPoint includes information on the following:
- What people do today
- Jamaican Thanksgiving (you can include how thanksgiving is celebrated in your home country)
At the end of the PowerPoint is a quiz section. You can take about rougly 10 minutes to do this.
Students are to create groups of 4 or 5 and come up with group names related to Thanksgiving eg. Turkey eaters
After each question, the first group to raise their hand and answer correctly will win points.
Activity 1: Students will use the words in the word box and fill in the blank lines.
Activity 2: Students will write about 2 things they are thankful for.
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I like the follow-up quiz
Just a note...in Canada,Thanksgiving is on the second Monday in October and is related to the European harvest festivals and traditions of the early settlers.
I just did this with my second years. Great lesson for the week. Thank you!
Did this for my classes today and the JTE said it was a great powerpoint! Thankful for you!