Protestant pilgrims are shown on the deck of the ship Speedwell before their departure for the New World from Delft Haven, Holland, on July 22, 1620. William Brewster, holding the Bible, and pastor John Robinson lead Governor Carver, William Bradford, Miles Standish, and their families in prayer. Painted by Robert Weir (1803-1889).

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We always read Squanto and the Miracle of Thanksgiving by Eric Metaxas

And watch the Disney Movie
* Please Note: the book by Eric Metaxas is historically accurate, unfortunately the Disney movie is not. The movie is still a good teaching tool, but please inform yourself of the inaccuracies and make sure your children understand. Disney took a LOT of creative license that many think borders on revisionist history.

The Lost Secret of Thanksgiving