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Traci Piltz @TraciPiltz

Catch 🏈the Thanksgiving Facts! (Indian Education for All)

Grades: 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
Subjects: History, Social Studies

Student Instructions

Football is a Thanksgiving tradition. The footballs in the activity below each have a Thanksgiving myth or fact on them. Tap add to begin the activity. Use move to sort the footballs into myths and facts. You can use audio to listen to the words on each football. Score a touchdown by sorting them all correctly! On the last page, use pen mic or label to tell about your Thanksgiving traditions. Tap check when you're done.

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

Teachers, this activity was created in cooperation with our elementary IEFA coach Carolyn Rusche. Please spend time reviewing Thanksgiving facts with your students before assigning this activity. You might consider sharing this article about the First Thanksgiving from National Geographic Kids: https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/history/article/first-thanksgiving or this video from BrainPop Jr: https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/hL8vHuj5JSw?playlist=hL8vHuj5JSw&autoplay=1&iv_load_policy=3&loop=1&modestbranding=1&start=