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November 27, 2014
Thanksgiving is celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November each year. On this holiday, Americans give thanks for many things, including family and friends.
Read the article, “Americans Express Gratitude on Thanksgiving Holiday” as a class. After reading, have students identify some of the different ways Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. Next, ask students to work in small groups to name all the reasons they are thankful.