This is a fun Thanksgiving themed unit. The activities in this unit are focused on improving basic math, reading, and writing skills. The product was updated on 11/9/13; additional activities were added, and adjustments were made to improve existing activities.
The following is a list of specific activities included and their focus skills:
Turkey Roll - counting, writing numbers, counting on from a given #
My Thanksgiving Tradition - writing - 3 versions included
I Am Thankful - writing - 2 versions included
How to Catch a Turkey - creative writing
My Favorite Thanksgiving Meal - writing
Turkey Time numbers - identifying number, writing numbers
Turkeys Are/Have/Can - graphic organizer - writing
Gathering Rhymes - matching rhyming words
P for Pilgrim T for Turkey - letter identification, counting, comparing numbers, beginning sounds.
I can use proper spacing when writing - spacing words correctly
Thanksgiving Syllable Sort (Center) - identify the number of syllables in words
Harvest Syllable Sort - cut and paste pictures into groups based on the number of syllables in each word.
Kids Then and Now Venn Diagram - writing, research
Thanksgiving Place-mat - writing, art
Color by Code - high frequency words
Math Word Problems - draw pictures to solve simple word problems, and then write the equation for each.
Turkey Sort and Graph - sort turkey cards, and graph to record data
Making 10 - use the picture cards to find different ways of making 10; and then record each equation.
Decomposing Numbers (individual practice sheets)- #5-9
Feathery Friends Center- decomposing numbers
Turkey Hunt - a fun game where kids identify letters, numbers, or sight words to "catch" turkeys.