Fall into Learning!!!
This TopicQuest was designed for Mrs. Hendley's Pre-K Class at Cylattville Elementary School
Designed by Jamie Eunice, a Valdota State University Preservice Teacher

        Fall is such a beautiful time of year!! The leaves change colors and fall to the ground. We get to celebrate Thanksgiving and Halloween. If you want to know more about this wonderful season just look at the websites below. I have all kinds of great information to look at. You will find out all kinds of things if you just fall into the websites!!

Do you really know what happened on Thanksgiving?
We all know that we eat tons food on this day, but do we know the history behind it?
Visit this site to find out!!

Pumpkins are a big part of this time of year. We use them to carve a jack-o-lantern, and many people use them for decorations. Look at this to see the biggest pumpkin ever grown.

Learn all about different types of food that we eat during Thanksgiving while learning how to spell!!!

Have you ever wanted to know what the pilgrims and indians ate the first Thanksgiving? Visit this site to find out.

Leaves in the fall turn all kinds of different colors. They are really pretty to look at. Take a look around to find out all about leaves.

Mission Activity

Pretend that you are in the year 1621 eating at the very first Thanksgiving meal. You are about to eat and you are looking at the table with all the food. Take a look at the Thanksgiving website and look at what was served there. Also get some ideas from what you have at your own Thanksgiving. After you look at the website, draw a picture of some food that they enjoyed. Try to remember without looking. When you are done hand your paper to your teacher to review what your drew.

Mission Activity Steps
1.) Look at the Thanksgiving website. Try to remember as many food items as possible.
2. Take a piece of paper and draw a picture of what you would eat at Thanksgiving. Make sure you draw only the items that were at the first Thanksgiving.
3. Color your picture and when you are done turn it into your teacher.

Enjoy your delicious meal!!!

Jamie's Island Paradise


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