The turkey in this book needs feathers!
The children love to count out the correct number of feathers while printing each one with finger paint or prints as they make their own versions. This book is adapted from by Bill Martin, Jr.
How do I use this book in my classroom??
Each one of your students can create their own copy of this book! Included are all the reproducible blackline masters, full directions, and a color photo page showing the completed pages of the book.
The children create a page a day, using the collage technique. Before painting the correct number of feathers on the turkey, the children color in the body of the turkey, add its features, and write the number on the line.
When we are finished with the book, we use it at our reading station in place of the published books from our reading program before sending the books home. The teacher's copy can be laminated and placed in the class library for the children to read over and over during the year. The children love using their own books and take great pride in them!
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