These read alouds are perfect Thanksgiving books for your preschooler.

They are also a great way to teach your students about the history and meaning of Thanksgiving. Ready to see which ones made the list? Let's go!


A turkey is on the loose in a school and students are in hot pursuit! It’s up to you to help catch the turkey before the show can go on.

All the turkeys on Farmer Joe’s farm want to be the Thanksgiving turkey. They decide the best way to make this decision is to hold a contest to see which one the farmer should pick.

When Bear decides to throw a feast, his friends show up one by one with different platters of delicious food to share. There’s just one problem: Bear’s cupboards are bare!

This sweet book follows three different families as they celebrate Thanksgiving with their own traditions, acts of kindness, and ways of giving back to their community.

Don’t you just love Mercer Mayer books? Just a Special Thanksgiving is a funny and heartwarming book about Thanksgiving.

Turkey’s friends work together to help find a cure for Turkey’s super burps. This is the perfect Thanksgiving read aloud book that kids will love!

This picture book tells the true story of a family who celebrates Thanksgiving every year by gathering in the woods with their friends.

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