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Thanksgiving Theme Learning Ideas and Resources

Thanksgiving Field Trip Ideas for Everyone

I've included links to living history settlements, such as pioneer villages, while they focus primarily on living in the 1800s, not the pilgrim's life of 1620, things changed at a much slower pace than they do today. You will find many similarities with which to draw comparisons. How was life the same?

How was life different living in pilgrim settlements? So, take notes and ask your students how they believe life differed between these two time periods in history.

Before you head off on a great adventure, why not learn a little more before your field trip, there are lots of neat places online.

Life in 1620