|Thanksgiving Activities by Fran W.|
|Three Sister Mat|
Three Sisters: Corn - The first sister - Learn the Native American word for corn, link to corn related activities and instructions for a delicious homemade cornbread.
|Colonial Pumpkin Pie|
Three Sisters: Pumpkin - The third sister - Learn how colonists made pumpkin pie right in the shell, ideas for adding a modern twist topping, and pumpkin related resources.
Apple Research Project - Where are apples grown around the world and how? The resources on this page will answer these questions and others. Plus you will find experiments and a recipe for apple cider that tastes like warm apple pie in a glass!
Popcorn Project - How much fluffy popcorn can you get from a tablespoon of kernels or a 1/4 c? This project has learning suggestions, volume experiments, some fun ways to enjoy the final product and learning resources.
Harvest/Thanksgiving Lantern - Instructions for making a lantern with a Harvest or Thanksgiving theme. Makes a great centerpiece too!
|Turkey Games and Activities|
History of Thanksgiving - Make a Thanksgiving centerpiece of thanks, learn the history of the holiday and find links to Thanksgiving related resources.
|Family Turkey Keepsake|
Wild Turkeys - Learn about wild turkeys, link to turkey resources and make a family turkey craft.
Balloon twist turkey - Learn how to make a turkey or a pumpkin with twist balloons. Scroll down to get to the activity.
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