IGG Interest Badge Ladybird Cultural Diversity Option 04
4. Celebrate an international cultural festival. (The Thanksgiving Bracelet Story)
The Thanksgiving Bracelet story
To become aware of and value differences between people.
Thanksgiving Bracelet Story (includes instructions)
With this bracelet, you will know (Start with a pipe cleaner)
The first Thanksgiving that was long, long ago.
The pilgrims set sail from far away
On the Mayflower with tall white sails. (Insert a white bead)
They sailed many days across the ocean blue (Add a blue bead)
The seas were rough, but the ship came through.
At last they spotted land so green (String on a green bead)
They were so happy they cheered and screamed.
The first year was so hard and black (Now a black bead)
Many died and wished that they could go back.
But the Native Americans gave them a hand
And helped them survive in the strange new land.
They decided to celebrate in a special way
And that became the first Thanksgiving Day.
They prepared a feast with turkeys brown (Add a brown bead)
And red cranberries that they had found (Time for a red bead)
Yellow corn that they had learned to grow (Insert a yellow bead)
And orange pumpkin pies, don’t you know! (Last an orange bead)
- Ladybird Cultural Diversity
- Trefoil News Winter 2017
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