True Thanksgiving Story: an early Thanksgiving really inspires gratitude and reminds us of our blessings. When faced with terrible hardship, the Pilgrims never lost their gratitude attitude. Read the 1-minute devotion for more details.
Pumpkin Risotto with Goat Cheese & Dried Cranberries
This Pumpkin Risotto with Goat Cheese & Dried Cranberries is a perfect fall comfort food - Rich, creamy and perfect for an elegant weeknight meal. Or try serving this to your vegetarian guests at Thanksgiving! | platingsandpairings.com
Blog post outlines 5 fun & fabulous Thanksgiving-themed STEM challenges that can be modified for use with grades 2-8. Follow the journey of the Pilgrims as they sail to America (Mini Mayflower), create shelter (Protect-a-Pilgrim), gather food (Pumpkin Picker), cultivate the land (Corn Cultivator), and make time for fun (Turkey Transporter).
In which John Green teaches you about the (English) colonies in what is now the United States. He covers the first permanent English colony at Jamestown, Virginia, the various theocracies in Massachusetts, the feudal kingdom in Maryland, and even a bit about the spooky lost colony at Roanoke Island. What were the English doing in America, anyway...