THANKSGIVING IS A REALLY POPULAR HOLIDAY CELEBRATED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
THis video explains a bit of its origins, with subtitles. However, some words can be a bit difficult.
:ANSWER THE QUESTIONS:
- Who wanted to go to US to scape from prosecution?
- What happened after 12 years in Holland?
- WHere did the sip set sail?
- How long did the journey take?
- Where did they arrive?
- What was the name of the ship?
- Who was Squanto?
- What did the native indians teach to the pilgrims?
- What did they celebrate the first Thanksgiving?
- When do they celebrate Thanksgiving now?
seek: buscar (look for)
The Puritans: Puritanos
exchange: a cambio de
half: la mitad
sorrow: pena, tristeza
trading relations: relaciones comerciales
crops: cultivos, semillas
Curious facts about THANKSGIVING from the History channel :
- What did they eat in the first Thanksgiving?
- Was there turkey or pumpkin pie?
- Which president made it a National Holiday?
- Who was the first president to pardon a turkey?