Harvest Ceremony: Beyond the Thanksgiving Myth


Subject:
Holidays by Region , U.S. History By Place , Holidays and Observances Individually , United States History , Native Americans , United States , Rhode Island , Colonial Period , Thanksgiving , Pilgrims

Description:
This document "assists teachers in preparing lessons about the first Thanksgiving. The study guide includes information on which Native peoples met the first European immigrants in 1621, the harvest celebration, the Wampanoag today, the importance of corn, and instructions on how to make Johnny cakes." From the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). Opens into a PDF document.

Publisher:
National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI)

Language:
English

Source:
http://americanindian.si.edu/education/files/harvest.pdf


PID= res:lii-19668