Thanksgiving Web Hunt

Directions: Click on the turkey icon below to hunt for the answers. Have fun!

external image turkey_waves.gif 1. Where do turkeys sleep?

2. When do turkeys gobble the most?

3. How fast can a turkey run?

4. How fast can a turkey fly?

5. Who wanted the National Bird to be a turkey?

6. What could happen if a turkey looks up when it rains?

external image turkey_waves.gif 7. What is the name of the ship the Pilgrims came to America on?

8. How many passengers did it have?

external image turkey_waves.gif 9. On what ocean did the Mayflower sail?

10. How long did it take to sail to Plymouth.

external image turkey_waves.gif 11. When did the Pilgrims first set foot on American Soil?(2nd paragraph)

12. How long did the first harvest festival (or Thanksgiving observance) last?

13. What year did George Washington proclaim a National Day of Thanksgiving? (8th paragraph)

14. Thanksgiving was finally sanctioned by Congress as a legal holiday. When is it? (last line)

external image turkey_waves.gif 15. What date is Thanksgiving this year? (3rd paragraph)

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