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Giving Thanks: The 1621 Harvest Feast

Giving Thanks: The 1621 Harvest Feast

Series: Giving Thanks
by Kate Waters Illustrated by Russ Kendall
In 1621, the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag people shared a harvest celebration. Through time, stories, and popular myths, this event has come to be known as the first Thanksgiving.
Ages
5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
460L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
40
Genre
Informational Text

About the Author and Illustrator

Kate Waters Author Kate Waters grew up the oldest of six siblings. She learns about writing from reading, reading, reading and practice, practice, practice.
Contributor Image Alt Tag Russ Kendall Acclaimed photographer Russ Kendall has illustrated the well-received Sarah Morton’s Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl and Giving Thanks: The 1621 Harvest Feast. He is also the creator of the award-winning Eskimo Boy: Life in an Inupiaq Village.

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