THANKSGIVING AND BLACK FRIDAY
Next week American people will celebrate Thanksgiving, watch the video about the history of it by Studies Weekly and answer the questions.
- What was the name of the ship that sailed to America?
- Who were the Pilgrims? Why did they leave England?
- What year did they arrive in America? Where?
- Who was the 1st. President to celebrate Thanksgiving?
- What is Sarah Josefa Hale best known for?
- Who was the President that listened to her pleas?
- What began in 1924?
- What sport competition is held on this day?
Read this too to understand it much better. Next, watch the video about typical thanksgiving food.
Now, to find out about Black Friday, we will do a bit of listening.
By the way, do you know why is it called Black Friday? Feel free to surf the net and work it out.