You Be the Historian presents a number of interactives that present a balanced view of what happened in Massachusetts in the 1620s, and also a context for working on language skills and strategies. Here's a breakdown of a few of the activities. This site was always a great one when working in a MA Elementary school, where we have specific standards around Wampanoag history, but it would likely be helpful in other locations as well!
|Fact or Myth- match pictures to "myths" and (offline) create a list of fact and fiction about Thanksgiving.|
|The Evidence- Use a "Magic Lens" and stickies to interpret a primary source, good context to use a sequencing organizer|