Lots of fun for Thanksgiving is included here! Based on the book, Cranberry Thanksgiving, by Wende and Harry Devlin, students will practice story elements, with a focus on character traits, vocabulary, homophones, and sequencing. There are 4 task card sets (28 task cards) for work in centers and 2 worksheets for group or individual work. Answer sheets and keys are included. You will also have a 3 part lesson plan.
Overview of the story: Maggie and her grandmother each invite a guest for Thanksgiving dinner. Grandmother is concerned that her secret cranberry bread recipe may be discovered! (The recipe is included!) This is one in a series of “Cranberry” holiday books.
• RL.1.1, RL.1.2, RL.1.3, RL.1.7, RL.1.9
• RL.2.1, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.7
• RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.3.5
Cranberry Thanksgiving Book Study
by Carole Stefon
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