Thanksgiving Day is a time to feel gratitude for the good things in life!
     

     Thanksgiving Day is celebrated every year on the fourth Thursday of November. This day was historically a religious observation to give thanks to the almighty God. Thanksgiving has historical roots in religious and cultural traditions.  The occasion traditionally celebrates the arrival of the first pilgrims to America. It is a national holiday celebrated in Canada, the United States, some of the Caribbean islands, and Liberia. It began as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year. 
    Thanksgiving Day is a time to feel gratitude for the good things in life. This is a day of festivity, family reunions and lavish feasts. In the USA this day is considered as one of the major family celebration generally celebrated at home with family and friends. People celebrate this day with a great enthusiasm with their family and friends and sometimes give gifts like flowers, baked cookies, chocolates to their near and dear.

    3/2 grade pupils also celebrated Thanksgiving Day. They told the story of Thanksgiving Day, recited poems and sang songs related to the holiday. Pupils and teachers enjoyed the holiday.