THE FIRST THANKSGIVING

By.Esther Gil

Facts & Myths

FACTS


  • Mayflower is the name of the ship the Pilgrims sailed.
  • Plymouth Pilgrims were the first to celebrate the Thanksgiving.
  • The first Thanksgiving lasted 3 days.
  • The pilgrims celebrated the first Thanksgiving in 1621 and they celebrated it every year after.
  • NO ONE knows if the Pilgrims ate turkey for Thanksgiving.

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  • The first Thanksgiving lasted only ONE day.
  • The pilgrims only wore boring colors such as black and white.
  • The pilgrims wore buckles on their hats and shoes.
  • The Pilgrims ate turkey for Thanksgiving.
  • It was not early September or October.