Three generations of women cooking in kitchen

Welcome to our In the Know topic for November, Thanksgiving. You may wish to take a look at other grade spans and recommend articles to students that are below or above their grade’s reading level.

Grades K-1 look at Thanksgiving traditions.

Grades 2-3 look at several early Thanksgiving feasts.

Grades 4-5 look at different perspectives and lessons people draw from Thanksgiving.

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