Thanksgiving Foods
Thanksgiving Traditions
Thanksgiving Symbols
Thanksgiving History
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What is usually the main course at Thanksgiving dinner?
Turkey is usually the main course.

100

Families usually have this meal together on Thanksgiving.
Dinner

100

This bird is the most common symbol of Thanksgiving.
Turkey

100

How did the pilgrims travel to North America?
The pilgrims travelled by boat.

100

Name 3 foods that people eat on Thanksgiving.
People eat: 1. turkey 2. ham 3. mashed potatoes 4. sweet potatoes 5. cranberries 6. pumpkin pie

200

What is the most popular dessert at Thanksgiving dinner?
Pumpkin Pie

200

The day after Thanksgiving, there are big sales and many people go shopping. What is this day called?
Black Friday

200

This orange vegetable is a very common symbol of Thanksgving.
Pumpkin

200

What country did the pilgrims come from?
The pilgrims came from England.

200

What day will Americans celebrate Thanksgiving in 2019?

Americans will celebrate Thanksgiving on Thursday, 28th November, 2019.

300

How do people usually prepare potatoes for Thanksgiving dinner?
Mashed potatoes

300

What sport do people usually watch on Thanksgiving?
American football.

300

These indigenous people from North America are a common symbol of Thanksgiving.
Native Americans

300

What year did the pilgrims come to North America?
The pilgrims came to North America in 1620.

300

What is a synonym for "thankful"?
Grateful, appreciative

400

Turkey is usually the main course at Thanksgiving dinner, but sometimes people have _______ instead.
Ham

400

What do families usually talk about while having Thanksgiving dinner?
Things they are thankful for.

400

These English people who came to the United States in 1620 are common symbols of Thanksgiving.
Pilgrims

400

What percentage of Native Americans died because of the pilgrims?
80% - 90 % of Native Americans died because of the pilgrims. They died because of disease and war.

400

How did the Native Americans help the pilgrims?
They taught them how to plant seeds. They taught them how to build warm houses.

500

What is the name of the red fruit that is often served at Thanksgiving dinner?
Cranberries.

500

What is the event in New York City on Thanksgiving Day where there is music, dancing and large balloons?
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

500

Why are pumpkins and other vegetables symbols of Thanksgiving?
Thanksgiving celebrates the HARVEST season. The harvest is at the end of autumn when farmers collect the vegetable they have grown.

500

What was the name of the ship that the pilgrims sailed to North America?
The Mayflower.

500

Name 3 other holidays that are celebrated in autumn.
1. Halloween 2. Day of the Dead 3. All Saint's Day 4. Finaos