Games for Thanksgiving by Kahoot!

Thank you, Kahoot!’ers! Celebrate and learn this holiday season with these curriculum-aligned history, math, and science games, as well as fun trivia, created by us and our partners.

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Thanksgiving in America: Customs & Traditions

A #history of #thanksgiving kahoot focused on the customs and traditions of this family-oriented holiday.

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  1. In the late 19th century, what was a traditional prize won during raffles in New England?
  2. During holiday shooting matches, what animals were used as targets?
  3. True or False: Over 40 million turkeys are eaten on Thanksgiving Day.
  4. What percentage of Americans celebrate the Thanksgiving feast?
  5. What traditional food item did Native Americans use for cooking and medicinal purposes?
  6. … and 5 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Thanksgiving in America: The First Thanksgiving

A #thanksgiving kahoot designed to test your knowledge about the early #history of the holiday.

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  1. In September 1620, which ship left England carrying people seeking freedom in the New World?
  2. How long did it take for the passengers to reach the New World?
  3. The Pilgrims established a village called Plymouth. Where did they originally intend to land?
  4. Where did the Pilgrims spend their first frigid winter?
  5. … and 5 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Thanksgiving in America: The Revolution to the Civil War

A #history of #thanksgiving kahoot designed to test your knowledge of the era when the holiday became official.

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  1. True or False: During the American Revolution, there were no days of thanksgiving.
  2. In 1789, which president issued the first Thanksgiving proclamation by the United States?
  3. In the first Thanksgiving proclamation, for what were Americans told to be thankful?
  4. True or False: John Adams and James Madison did not set aside days for thanksgiving.
  5. Which state became the first to institute a yearly Thanksgiving holiday in 1817?
  6. … and 5 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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The Ancient Origins of Thanksgiving

A #history of #thanksgiving kahoot designed to test your knowledge about the holiday's ancient origins.

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  1. What traditions did the Separatists and Puritans bring with them to the New World?
  2. In ancient times, which group celebrated their fall harvest with a giant feast?
  3. What was the name of the ancient Jewish harvest festival which is similar to Thanksgiving?
  4. True or False: For years, the Native Americans would celebrate the fall harvest with a feast.
  5. … and 5 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Algebraic Thinking: Single Word Problems – Thanksgiving Edition

#math #grade3 #3.OA.D.8 #grade4 #4.OA.A.3 Solve #word problems posed with whole numbers and having whole-number answers using the four operations

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  1. Solve the following word problem.
  2. Solve the following word problem.
  3. Solve the following word problem.
  4. Solve the following word problem.
  5. Solve the following word problem.
  6. … and 7 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Multiplication: Using Arrays – Thanksgiving Edition

#math #multiplication #grade3 using #arrays aligned to #CommonCore #3.OA.A.1 Represent and solve problems involving multiplication and division.

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  1. Which number sentence matches this array of turkeys?
  2. Which number sentence matches this array of cooked turkeys?
  3. Which number sentence matches this array of pie slices?
  4. Which number sentence matches this array of scarecrows?
  5. Which number sentence matches this array of squirrels?
  6. … and 7 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Fractions: Multiplying Fractions Word Problems – Thanksgiving Edition

#Fractions #grade5 Solve real-world problems involving #multiplication of #fractions and #mixed #numbers, with a #Thanksgiving theme! Based on Common Core Standard #5.NF.B.6

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  1. Jim had 4/5 of a pumpkin pie and ate 1/3 of it. What fraction of the whole pie did he eat?
  2. A family eats 2/3 of the four turkeys served at Thanksgiving. How many turkeys do they eat?
  3. A recipe needs 15 1/3 sweet potatoes. How many sweet potatoes are needed for 5/6 of the recipe?
  4. What fraction of the family is watching football?
  5. A slice of pie has 7 ½ grams of sugar. How many grams of sugar are there in 3 ¼ slices?
  6. … and 4 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Number Systems: Addition of Decimals Word Problems – Thanksgiving Edition

#Thanksgiving #math #grade6 #NumberSystems Fluently #add, subtract, multiply, and divide #multi-digit #decimals using the standard algorithm for each operation. Based on Common Core Standard #6.NS.B.3

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  1. What is the total weight of the turkeys?
  2. Sue drives 231.6 miles on Monday and 122.17 miles on Tuesday. How much does Sue travel in all?
  3. In preparation for dinner, Mom bought all of the items on this list. How much did she spend?
  4. What is the total amount of sugar in both pieces of pie?
  5. The temperature yesterday was 65.7°. Today it is 15.4° warmer. What is the temperature today?
  6. … and 5 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Statistics and Probability: Statistical Questions – Thanksgiving Edition

#Statistics and #Probability #grade6 #math. #Thanksgiving Recognize a #statistical question as one that anticipates #variability in the data related to the question and accounts for it in the answers. Based on Common Core Standard #6.SP.A.1

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  1. True or False: The following is a statistical question.
  2. True or False: The following is a statistical question.
  3. True or False: The following is a statistical question.
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Algebra: Graphing Linear Inequalities in Two Variables at Thanksgiving

#Algebra #grade8 #grade9 #Graph the solution set of #linear #inequalities in two #variables on the #coordinate #plane at #Thanksgiving. Based on TEKS standard A.3(D)

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  1. Which food is in the half-plane that represents the SOLUTIONS to this inequality?
  2. Is the PUMPKIN in the half-plane that represents the SOLUTIONS to this inequality?
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Algebra: Rate of Change – Thanksgiving Edition

#Algebra #grade7 #grade8 #grade9 Calculate the #rate of change of a #linear #function represented algebraically, in a #table or in a #graph in mathematical and #Thanksgiving problems. Based on TEKS standard A.3(B) Made in co-operation with Mathy Cathy!

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  1. Which choice represents the unit rate for turkey cost with respect to the number of pounds?
  2. What is the rate of change of hours to thaw a frozen turkey with respect to weight, in pounds?
  3. Grandma's on her way, and she's driving to your house! What is her constant rate of change?
  4. Which choice represents the unit rate for cups of cubed sweet potato per serving of casserole?
  5. The bakery sells corn muffins at the following prices. What is the constant rate of change?
  6. … and 6 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Life Science: Nutrition of Thanksgiving Dinner

This kahoot explores the #nutrition in a #Thanksgiving #feast by looking at the #food #pyramid and #nutritional #values of #traditional #foods. #grade4 #grade5 #grade6 #grade7 #grade8. Based on NGSSS: SC.6.L.14.3; SC.6.L.14.5; SC.912.L.18.2; SC.912.L.18.4; MS-LS1-3; MS-LS1-7

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  1. Both deer and fowl were cooked at the 1st Thanksgiving. To which food group do these belong?
  2. According to the food pyramid, how many servings of turkey would meet the daily allowance?
  3. The apples & pumpkins that make up Thanksgiving's most famous pies belong to which food group?
  4. This can occur when carbohydrates from side dishes release turkey's Tryptophan to the brain
  5. … and 3 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Physical Science: Thanksgiving Physics

A #physical science kahoot to look at the #science behind all things #Thanksgiving. #grade5 #grade6 #grade7 #grade8. Based on NGSSS: SC.5.P.13.1; SC.5.P.10.1; SC.6.P.12.1; SC.7.P.11.1; SC.8.P.9.2; SC.8.P.9.3; MS-PS2-1; MS-PS1-2; MS-PS3-3; MS-PS3-1

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  1. What upward force enables Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons to stay afloat despite mass?
  2. If a wild turkey could fly 100 miles in 2 hours, what is its average flying speed? (s = d ÷ t)
  3. If the Wampanoag people wanted to walk the shortest distance to the Pilgrim's town they would:
  4. Squanto showed Bradford an arrow can travel 400 ft. in 2 seconds. What is its average speed?
  5. Which law proves the Mayflower pushing through the ocean had an equal & opposite force on it?
  6. … and 3 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Biology: All About Turkeys

This kahoot focuses on #life #cycles, #food #chains, and #classification of #turkeys. #grade4 #grade5 #grade6 #grade7 #grade8 #grade9. Based on NGSSS: SC.5.L.17.1; SC.6.L.15.1; SC.7.L.17.1; SC.912.L.15.5; SC.912.L.15.6; 5-LS2-1; 5-LS2-1; MS-LS2-3

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  1. About how long does a turkey egg have to incubate before hatching?
  2. What is the scientific term for a young turkey that has just hatched?
  3. At what age is a turkey hen able to lay her first egg?
  4. True or False: Turkeys are able to fly.
  5. Turkeys eat fruits, berries, & seeds. These items belong in which part of the food chain
  6. … and 7 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving trivia

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  1. The very first Thanksgiving celebration actually lasted:
  2. Which of the following was primarily served at the feast?
  3. Who officially declared Thanksgiving a national holiday?
  4. The very first Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade did not feature any balloons.
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Turkey Talk

Comprehension questions about Turkeys

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  1. Fowl is a word that means an edible ___________.
  2. A baby turkey is called a ________________.
  3. Wild turkeys can fly and are _______________ .
  4. Domestic turkeys are raised for their ___________.
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Thanksgiving

Stuff you may know or not know about thanksgiving and turkeys. HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!

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  1. What date is Thanksgiving on this year?
  2. What year was the first Thanksgiving in?
  3. Which of these animals is the most common main course on Thanksgiving?
  4. What song was originally written for the holiday, Thanksgiving?
  5. How many pounds of turkey do Americans eat in a year?
  6. … and 15 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Thanksgiving

Show what you know! This quiz is all about Thanksgiving.

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  1. What was the name of the ship that carried the pilgrims to the New World?
  2. How long was the voyage from England to the New World?
  3. Which of the following foods did the pilgrims eat in the New World?
  4. How many of the original 102 pilgrims survived to celebrate the first Thanksgiving?
  5. … and 15 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.

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Thanksgiving Quiz Kids Edition

Questions for kids about Thanksgiving

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  1. What meat do you eat at Thanksgiving?
  2. What day of the week is Thanksgiving?
  3. What kind of dessert do you typically eat at Thanksgiving?
  4. What casserole has green beans you eat for Thanksgiving?
  5. What is the stuff you pour over mashed potatoes?
  6. … and 15 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.