Here are some of the activities that we do in my class for Thanksgiving:
Thanksgiving book from kinderlit.com. Here's what it looks like:
We also make a turkey made out of construction paper and a brown paper bag. You can stuff the paper bag with rice or newspaper. I also send home a recipe that families can make with their leftover turkey.
Our class re-enacts the first Thanksgiving. Students are given a choice of 3 characters: Male Pilgrim, Female Pilgrim, or Indian/Native American. We then act out the story of the Pilgrims coming to America on the Mayflower, meeting the Native Americans, and enjoying the first Thanksgiving.
They make headbands according to their character:
Male Pilgrim Headband:
Female Pilgrim Headband:
Indian/Native American Headband
First Thanksgiving snacks: