The Best Thanksgiving Books for Kids
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The Thanksgiving season is a wonderful time to teach children about the virtue of gratitude. Even at a young age, kids can learn how to express thankfulness, especially through the examples in Thanksgiving books that demonstrate this virtue. Our collection this week includes books about celebrating gratitude as well as books about the meaning of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Freebie: Printable Thanksgiving Activity Pack
Click here or on the image above to download our free Activity for Thanksgiving. This Thanksgiving printable activity pack includes Thanksgiving book lists, writing prompts, thank you note and persuasive letter language arts activities, ‘pumpkin pie’ play dough recipe, and Thanksgiving themed notebook pages and templates. (Preschool, Elementary, Middle)
Have fun learning more about gratitude and the Thanksgiving holiday with your child!
Our favorite Thanksgiving books for kids
- We Gather Together…Now Please Get Lost!
- The Thanksgiving Story
- Thank You, Sarah: The Woman Who Saved Thanksgiving
- Sarah Morton’s Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl
- Samuel Eaton’s Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Boy
- Three Young Pilgrims
- Happy Thanksgiving, Curious George tabbed board book
- Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy’s Parade
- The First Thanksgiving (Step-Into-Reading, Step 3)
- Nate the Great Talks Turkey
- Molly’s Pilgrim
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And now for the link up!
Our hosts will still share a themed selection of our favorite books each week.
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