Little Social Studies Thinkers for K-1: Pilgrims and Wampanoag
This complete K-1 Thanksgiving History unit teaches historically accurate and factual lessons about the history of modern day Thanksgiving, the Pilgrims, and the Wampanoag people.
This MINI-UNIT: Pilgrims and Wampanoag takes kids back to the 1600s to learn about the Pilgrims, the Wampanoag, and the history of what came to be known as the first Thanksgiving. This unit teaches an accurate, non-romanticized version of history in a way that is appropriate for both Kindergarten and 1st grade students.
Here are the components of the Unit:
A complete Teacher Guide
4 printable/projectable Books for Read-Alouds + Supplemental text list
Step-by-step Lesson Plans (Six, 30-minute lesson plans in all, 6-8 teaching days)
Essential Question and Learning Target posters
Whole group Games and Activities
Craftivity and Culminating Unit Activity
Student Workbook that follows each lesson
Quick Check for every lesson
A COMPLETE unit PowerPoint to guide your teaching during each and every lesson (all visuals, activities and workbook pages are included in the Powerpoint to help you save paper)
Here is an outline of the lessons for this MINI UNIT: