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Reading Comprehension Activities for Thanksgiving

The First Thanksgiving

RL 2
A picture and simple text describe the first Thanksgiving. For beginning readers and beginning ESL/EFL  students.

The First Harvest-Home in Plymouth

RL 8.2
19th century writer W. DeLoss Love Jr. sketches a short description of the first Thanksgiving.

The Ears of Wheat

RL 6.5
This translated tale from the Brothers Grimm stresses the importance of being grateful for what you have and not wasting it.

How Indian Corn Came into the World
(An Ojibbeway Legend)

RL 5.3
This ancient legend recorded by Henry Schoolcraft speaks of the rewards of keeping a promise.

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