- Do Now– Ask the person who sits next to you if he or she will eat turkey tomorrow. If not, what will be eaten instead? Also find out if he or she prefers apple pie or pumpkin pie or no pie at all.
- Model– Look at our class consensus model for how a drink warms up in a regular cup. With your Cold Cup Design Challenge group, model how you now think the drink in the cup is warming up.
- Science Friday– Meet the Balloonatics
- Educational video– Does tryptophan in turkey make you drowsy?, Chem Matters: Flavor Chemistry- The Science Behind the Taste and Smell of Food, 5 Tips for a Better Thanksgiving, and Thanksgiving Chemistry