This month we interviewed Mrs. Andrew's third grade class at Hylen Souders Elementary School in Galena.

This month we interviewed Mrs. Andrew's third grade class at Hylen Souders Elementary School in Galena.

What is your favorite thing about Thanksgiving?

Turkey!
- Julia, 8

She stole my idea, but I'll say the parade.
- Steven, 8

Deviled eggs.
- Nathan, 8

Potatoes with gravy on them.
- Clay, 8

That I get to see my grandma and grandpa.
- William, 9

Friends, family and pumpkin pie!
- Luke, 8

I get to see one of my friends, Jacob. I barely get to see him.
- Logan, 9

Do you have any special Thanksgiving traditions?

We go to my grandma and grandpa's and eat everything that's on the table!
- Julia, 8

We always have to say what we are thankful for.
- Steven, 8

Play with our cousins.
- Austin, 9

What are you thankful for?

I am thankful for food, shelter and candy.
- Nate, 9

I am thankful for my dog.
- Jane, 8

I am thankful for my family.
- Julia, 8

I am thankful for video games.
- Nathan, 8

I am thankful for frogs and turtles.
- Luke, 8

I am thankful for God.
- William, 9

If you could go back in time to the day of the first Thanksgiving, who would you like to visit with?

The turkey.
- Julia, 8

The captain of the crew.
- Steven, 8

Whoever made the pumpkin pie!
- Nathan, 8

See my grandpa!
- Nick, 9

I would see the Indians!
- William, 9

What would you tell them about our world today?

That there would be technology and different ships like the Titanic that will sink.
- Steven, 8

That we have guns now.
- William, 9

That there will be a new world and you will say "hi!"
- Johnathon, 8

That we will learn how to fly.
- Logan, 9

What would you do then that you don't do in today's world?

Grow corn.
- Steven, 8

Swim.
- Nick, 9

Look for wild chickens.
- Nathan, 8

Help them get food, like kill the fish.
- Clay, 8

Eat a huge feast.
- Jane, 8

How do you make stuffing?

I think you need pumpkins.
- Steven, 8

What kind of stuffing do you mean? The kind that you eat or the kind that's in teddy bears?
- Nate, 9

It has zesty Italian sauce in it.
- Nathan, 8

They use chicken in it.
- Stephen, 8

What kinds of gifts have you made for someone else?

I made a card.
- William, 9

I made a calendar.
- Jane, 8

I made airplanes. I gave it to Papa White. He was in the Navy.
- Logan, 9

What do you think is important to remember to do when it comes to your finances?

Spend it all!
- Julia, 8

Buy food for everybody.
- Shyanne, 8

I think it's important to keep it instead of just to go out and spend it all and become so poor you have to live in a cardboard box.
- Nate, 9

Do you have older brothers and sisters that use their cell phone too much?

She has a pay phone. She uses up all of her minutes.
- Jane, 8

My brother is obsessively texting everyday he is in the car.
- Nathan, 8

My sister uses her cell phone and she can't use it now 'cause her phone got shut down.
- Clay, 8

My dad is addicted to texting.
- Julia, 8

My sister uses her cell phone to text and my dad has to steal it from her and she starts running after it and I start running too.
- Logan, 9

My sister texts and she gets in trouble a lot.
- Austin, 9

My dad's obsessed with his Blackberry!
- Nate, 9

My sister. She usually plays games so much that she can't see me sometimes.
- Aneel, 8

What do these phrases mean:

Barking up the wrong tree.

Barfing up the wrong tree!
- Julia, 8

Basket case.

You're a good basketball player.
- Julia, 8

The buck stops here.

You are out of money.
- Jane, 8

Climb on the bandwagon.

Climb on a wagon.
- Clay, 8

Hop in the van.
- Nick, 9

Finish these phrases:

A face that launched a thousand _____.

Miles.
- Jane, 8

Fine as frog's_____.

In a pond.
- Johnathon, 8

Fly off the _____.

Edge.
- Johnathon, 8

For everything there is a _____.

Will.
- William, 9

Four corners of the_____.

Square.
- Shyanne, 8

It's better to give than to _____.

Die.
- Johnathon, 8

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