Please stop and like our Facebook page for ChildFun http://facebook.com/childfun


Home Holiday Autumn Holidays Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a traditional North American holiday, which is a form of harvest festival. The date and whereabouts of the first Thanksgiving celebration is a topic of modest contention, though the earliest attested Thanksgiving celebration was on September 8, 1565 in what is now Saint Augustine, Florida.  Despite scholarly research to the contrary, the traditional "first Thanksgiving" is venerated as having occurred at the site of Plymouth Plantation, in 1621.

Today, Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday of October in Canada and on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States.

 

Title Filter     Display # 
# Article Title Hits
1 A Child's Thanksgiving Tree - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 30257
2 Thanksgiving Songs, Poems & Fingerplays - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 79982
3 Thanksgiving Activities & Games - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 18374
4 Thanksgiving Books - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 9568
5 Easy Pilgrim Hats - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 26154
6 Paper Pilgrim Bonnet - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 25878
7 Easy Thanksgiving Crafts For Kids - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 24037
8 NEW! Thanksgiving Crafts - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 26454
9 Coloring Pages - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 52107
10 Pilgrim Theme Ideas - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 49872
11 Native American Theme Ideas - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 33535
12 Turkey Theme Ideas - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 19746
13 Harvest & Fall Theme Ideas - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 32096
14 Holiday Safety Tips - Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities 7109

Featured Themes



Visit our Community Helpers section for plenty of theme based activities to keep your kids busy and active all year round!

Upcoming Holidays


If you like to plan ahead, this is the section for you!
We've got year round fun on tap every day of the year!
Martin Luther King Jr. ( 1 Article )
Chinese New Year ( 1 Article )
Groundhog Day ( 3 Articles )
Valentine's Day ( 45 Articles )
President's Day ( 3 Articles )
Leap Year ( 1 Article )
Dr. Suess' Birthday ( 1 Article )
Lent ( 1 Article )
Mardi Gras ( 2 Articles )
St.Patrick's Day ( 3 Articles )
Arbor Day ( 3 Articles )
Passover ( 1 Article )
Easter ( 18 Articles )

Search ChildFun

Your Opinion

Do your kids eat breakfast?
 

Twitter




© Copyright 1996 - 2014
ChildFun is a trademark of ChildFun, Inc.
All Graphics on this site are copyright protected
© ChildFun, Inc. and © Original Country Clipart
ChildFun, Inc., PO Box 1173, Mankato, MN 56002