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Sunday, November 18, 2012

5 Best Children's Thanksgiving Books

One Is a Feast for Mouse: A Thanksgiving Tale 

 This story has an adorable little mouse who finds a Thanksgiving feast after the humans have eaten, but when he gets greedy, he alerts the cat of the house.

 A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving 

 In this beloved classic for the whole family, Charlie Brown has to prepare an entire Thanksgiving meal before time runs out!

 'Twas The Night Before Thanksgiving 

This cute little story is a twist to the classic Twas The Night Before Christmas. It is about eight school kids that go on a field trip and their bus breaks down near a farm. This book is definitely one of my favorite books.

 Cranberry Thanksgiving 

 Maggie and her grandmother each invite a guest to their Thanksgiving feast, featuring Grandmother's own cranberry bread, made from a secret recipe.

 For older readers. Pilgrims (Magic Tree House Research Guides #13) 

 This is a fascinating look at the Pilgrims, filled with information about their voyage, their life during first few years in the New World and the leaders who were most remembered.

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Family Thanksgiving Tree

Looking for a simple but meaningful way to celebrate the holidays? Why not make a Family Thanksgiving Tree? 

First, Create a Tree with Any 
*Poster Board
*Construction Paper
Next, Make Some Leaves to Write on...
*Using construction paper
Make enough so that each member of the family will have plenty of leaves to write out individual things they are thankful for, and even a few extra for holiday visitors. 

Let's make every day a Thanksgiving Day!

Enjoy !!