POW WOW: TES students celebrate Thanksgiving

first_img Published 9:17 pm Thursday, November 21, 2019 Email the author Sponsored Content Trojans look to secure bowl eligibility with a win over Louisiana on Saturday The Troy Trojans look to secure bowl eligibility on Saturday when they hit the road to Lafayette to take on… read more Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By The Penny Hoarder By Jaine Treadwell Book Nook to reopen Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… POW WOW: TES students celebrate Thanksgiving Print Articlecenter_img The students shared the knowledge they have gained about the Pilgrims and Indians. The Pilgrims, they said, braved a three-month journey across the Atlantic Ocean to get to America. They arrived in the winter and were able to survive because the Indians taught them how to hunt deer, fish and plant corn. Other students played drums they made and sang songs and danced. They all wore costumes they had hand-painted with Indian designs and beads and headbands. Some of the kindergarteners chose Indian names for the day, names including Silent Elk, Dancing Bird and Purple Pony. Sims said Thanksgiving is a time for learning through doing and also a time to be thankful for the blessings that come with being an American. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Thanksgiving is a time for celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the year. And, for those kids in kindergarten, it is a time for learning about the first Thanksgiving in America that was shared by the Pilgrims and the Indians.On Thursday, the students at the Hank Jones Early Childhood Learning Center in Troy assumed the role of the Indians and held Pow-Wows on the campus grounds. Following the pow-wows, the students shared a Thanksgiving dinner with their parents in the school lunchroom, making it a fun and memorable day for all, said Teresa Sims, Troy Elementary School principal. The young Indians shared the things for which they are most thankful and, to a one, it was family – mother, daddy, grandparents, brother, sister, cousins and uncle and a puppy dog. Skip You Might Like Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Latest Stories Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more