Planning a Thanksgiving feast

Inspiration for your Thanksgiving Day celebration!

Every November, we celebrate Thanksgiving in our classroom in much the same way other classrooms around the country do: by having a Thanksgiving feast.  Today, I would like to share with you the preparations that take place before our big celebration…

Planning a Thanksgiving Feast by Teach Preschool

Planning the Menu

The first thing we must do when preparing for our feast is to plan our menu

Planning a Thanksgiving Feast by Teach Preschool

Preparing the Meal

We must then begin to prepare our food.  We go out in search of the perfect turkey

Planning a Thanksgiving feast by Teach Preschool

Making Pies

And then we prepare the pumpkin pies

Planning a Thanksgiving Feast by Teach Preschool

Decorating the Table

Next we work on our table decorations

Planning a Thanksgiving feast by Teach Preschool

Adding a Special Touch

At our feast, we must come dressed appropriately.  No outfit would be complete without a colorful necklace

Planning a Thanksgiving feast by Teach Preschool

Giving Thanks

And finally, once our feast has been prepared, it is time to give thanks

Planning a Thanksgiving feast by Teach Preschool

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Deborah J Stewart

Deborah J Stewart

Every time I think I know everything I need to know about teaching young children, God says, "Hold on a minute!" and gives me a new challenge.

Let me tell ya...

With each new challenge that you overcome, you will find yourself better equipped and more passionate about teaching young children.

God didn't call wimps to lead, teach, or care for His children. Nope, he has high expectations, so get ready. You will have to give your very best but after teaching for over 30 years, I can tell you that it is a wonderful and rewarding journey.

Whenever your calling feels hard, just remember, 'He who began a good work in you (and in the children you serve) will be faithful to complete it.'

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