Monthly Archives: November 2014

Nov 25

Thanksgiving Resources from Plimoth Plantation

Thanksgiving Interactive: You Are the Historian In this award-winning web activity, kids take on the role of history detectives to investigate what really may have happened at the First Thanksgiving. Historical Essays for Kids: Mayflower and the Mayflower Compact Who … Read More

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Nov 20

The Thanksgiving Story (FREE ebook)

America’s Thanksgiving commemorates the Pilgrims’ harvest feast, part of the story of the settling of Plymouth Colony, an important period in American history. Since the Pilgrims’ original feast was never repeated, it can’t really be called the beginning of a … Read More

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Nov 19

The Gettysburg Address

On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln gave his famous speech at the dedication of Gettysburg National Cemetery on Cemetery Hill at the battlefield site. Print out a copy Lincoln’s 2-minute speech, and practice reciting it today:

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Nov 18

National Aviation History Month

The month of November has been designated National Aviation History Month. If you are a homeschool parent, a teacher, or someone who works with children, this is a great teaching opportunity for exploring and celebrating America’s great contributions and achievements in … Read More

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