Link and Learn Friday

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Quest

Plimoth plantation hosts a site where students can channel their inner detective using clues to navigate their way through the history of Thanksgiving.


http://www.plimoth.org/media/olc/intro.html

Thanksgiving Worksheets

Dozens of free themed worksheets at ABCTeach for the holiday (all ages K-6)



http://www.abcteach.com/directory/holidays-months-and-seasons-holidays-thanksgiving-3654-2-1

Thanksgiving Word Search

Different set of words each time you play. Challenge your students with the timer to see who is the fastest searcher.


http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/thanksgiving/wordfinds/thanksgiving-challenge.html

Starfill Silly Turkey

The Starfall website has a Silly turkey that you can dress up, change colors and choose a book. Great for the little ones learning eye hand coordination with the mouse.


http://www.starfall.com/n/holiday/turkey/load.htm?f

Turkey Tic Tac Toe

Challenge the Turkey to a game of Tic Tac Toe, choose from multiple playing levels starting with "Easy" and ending with "The Turkey never loses".


http://www.bethanyroberts.com/ThanksgivingTicTacToe.htm

Jigsaw turkey puzzle

Arrange the virtual puzzle pieces to complete a holiday image.


http://www.billybear4kids.com/jigsaw-puzzles/animated/online/ThanksgivingTurkey.html


Memory match

Test your memory skills by matching Thanksgiving characters and reveal a surprise image.


http://www.billybear4kids.com/holidays/thanksgiving/MatchEmUp/Thanksgiving.html

Thanksgiving Mad libs

National Geographic for kids site has a create your own silly story about Thanksgiving Day dinner. Enter your own words into the blank prompts in Mad libs fashion. Click 'Read' to reveal your own unique adventure to Grandma's house


http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/games/moregames/funnyfillinpictureperfect/

Martha Holidays

Martha Stewarts website is beautifully done with recipes, video and decorating inspiration for the holidays


http://www.marthastewart.com/1016172/holidays

Pioneer woman cooks

Heaps of practical recipes on her Thanksgiving page, including inventive uses for all the leftovers.


http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/category/holidays/thanksgiving/

A Pinterest Thanksgiving

In case you didn't find what you were looking for in any of the links listed above, try browsing the Thanksgiving collection at Pinterest for recipes, decorations and crafts. You can even find holiday hairstyles and fashion ensembles.



http://www.pinterest.com/search/?q=thanksgiving