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Celebrate the birthday of Johnny Appleseed with this 3-4 day lesson plan and writing craftivity! This mini-unit makes the perfect addition to your September apple theme or study of American folk heroes and tall tales!

Includes:
3-4 day lesson plan
4 colored prewriting anchor charts with BandW student versions
(print and display, or project these onto your SMARTBoard, overhead or document camera for modeling).
2 different writing options "What's in Johnny's Knapsack?" or "Who was Johnny Appleseed?"
2 versions of handwriting lines
Patterned knapsack craft templates

You might also enjoy these apple themed writing crafts:
Applicious September Writing Craftivities
Total Pages
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Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
3 Days

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I love this, however, when I printed the patterned knapsacks template, it only printed it in all white or solid black.
On  September 25, 2013Linda Kamp answered:
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I'm sorry you're having trouble printing the file. There is an easy fix for this though. First, you will need the latest version of Adobe Reader to open the file. You can find it here: http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=5138. It sounds like you are either opening with an older version of Adobe Reader or if you are on a MAC, you may be opening it with a Mac program called "Preview" and not even know it. On a MAC, make sure you are opening in "Open With" rather than "Preview". Often "Preview" is the default setting so be sure to check that.
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If after you have tried this you are still having trouble, please let me know at kamp.linda@gmail.com.
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On  September 15, 2013,  Jenna M. asked:
Hello Linda,
I ordered your Johnny Appleseed packet, and when I opened it, I could not see the lesson plans or the instructions for the knapsack craft. Could you help me with this?
Thank you,
Jenna
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On  September 15, 2013Linda Kamp answered:
Hi Jenna,
Yes, I can certainly help you and thank you so much for purchasing my packet! There is an easy fix for this problem. First, you will need the latest version of Adobe Reader to open the file. You can find it here: http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=5138. It sounds like you are either opening with an older version of Adobe Reader or if you are on a MAC, you may be opening it with a Mac program called "Preview" and not even know it. On a MAC, make sure you are opening in "Open With" rather than "Preview". Often "Preview" is the default setting so be sure to check that.
If that doesn't work, try this advice from TpT Tech Support:

1) Open the PDF file with the newest version of Adobe Reader
2) Click 'print'
3) Click on 'advanced'
4) Check the 'print as image' box, and this should cover all potential issues
If after you have tried this you are still having trouble, please let me know at kamp.linda@gmail.com so I can help you further.
Thanks again for visiting my store!
Linda
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Johnny Appleseed Writing Activities