Thanksgiving: Then and Now
Did you know that in Colonial times children ate with their hands? Create a booklet that compares a typical Thanksgiving meal now to the mealtime customs of the 17th century. See Full Product Description.
Use the graphic pages of this resource to create a booklet to compare and contrast Thanksgiving customs and mealtimes from the 17th century with those of today. Students will use historical facts and illustrations of children's use of silverware, napkins, and table manners in the past to make connections to the present. Includes template for booklet pages, facts from the past, and templates for facts from today to be filled out by students.