Thanksgiving Day Presentation and Quiz
This resource contains a fully editable and informative PowerPoint presentation and a PowerPoint quiz on Thanksgiving Day which takes place in the USA on the third Thursday in November.

The presentation includes references to:

- The History of Thanksgiving Day - The Pilgrim Fathers
- The Thanksgiving Meal
- Macy's Parade in New York
- The tradition of turkey pardoning by the President of the USA

It also contains hyperlinks to the Thanksgiving Parade in New York, President Obama's final 'turkey pardoning' and a short video on the history of Thanksgiving Day

The accompanying 33 question quiz is a fun way to check pupils' understanding of why and how Thanksgiving Day is celebrated. Sample questions include:

- On what day is Thanksgiving Day in the United States of America?
- Which King of England tried to make everyone follow the Church of England religion?
- What was the name given to people who would not follow James I demands to follow the Church of England religion?
- What was the name of the ship on which the Pilgrim Fathers sailed to America?
- Which President proclaimed the first national Thanksgiving Day?
- In what year was Thanksgiving Day made a national holiday for the whole of the United States?
- Which department store organised the first Thanksgiving Day parade?

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Created: Nov 9, 2017

Updated: Jan 10, 2020

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