Meet a Pilgrim Child

November 2009
Scholastic News -- Edition 1;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p1
The article offers information on the life of pilgrim children. Boys wear pants called breeches while girls wear skirts called petticoats. They usually eat turkey and eggs and help out at home by getting water using buckets. The Thanksgiving celebration originated from a feast celebrated by the pilgrims and the Wampanoag people.


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