An American national holiday, celebrated on the 4th Thursday of November.
The First Thanksgiving
What do Americans do on Thanksgiving?
- Decorate the house.
- Cook a lot of food.
- Get all the family together.
- Say what you're thankful for or pray.
- Eat a lot!
- Watch a football game on TV. This year's games: Chicago Bears @ Detroit Lions, Philadelphia Eagles @ Dallas Cowboys , Seattle Seahawks @ San Francisco 49ers
- Play football.
- Eat a lot (again)!
- Watch the Macy's Parade in New York.
- Play games with the family (board games, yard games, NOT videogames!)
- Do charity. Help people in need (usually as a family, serving food in a shelter or in the streets).
- Eat a lot (again and again)!