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- This bundle currently contains 12 different holiday themed activity resources for Google Slides™. Be sure to check out each listing to see thumbnails and a video preview of each. The resources included in this bundle are for the following holidays/seasons:•New Year’s•MLK•Groundhog’s Day•Valentine’s$45.00$52.99Save $7.99
This resource contains 10 different digital Thanksgiving themed activities in Google Slides™ that are fun and paperless while remaining academic.
Slide 1: Title page
Slide 2: Directions for Chromebook/computer users and iPad users
Slide 3: Paragraph about Pilgrims (how they were known as Separatists)-students highlight the important information using the highlighter tool
Slide 4: Embedded YouTube video about the history of Thanksgiving. Students type their answers in the right hand side of the chart. After answers have been added the the chart, students will use the magic reveal magnifying glass to uncover the correct answers that are hidden in the answer key that appears to the right of the slide.
Slide 5: Turkey Facts: Students will visit the three different kid friendly websites that are hyperlinked on the slide to research facts about turkeys. They will then type their 6 favorite facts using the text boxes provided on the turkey feathers.
Slide 6: Summarize It! Students will summarize something they learned from Slides 3-5 (or you could choose to give them a passage/book to read and then summarize on this slide)
Slide 7: If I Were a Turkey: Students will use the camera tool to take a selfie and crop to a circular shape (directions included). They will place their selfie on the turkey's body and write a paragraph about what life would be like if they were a turkey!
Slide 8: Acrostic Poem: Students will type an acrostic poem using the word THANKS.
Slide 9: Making Words: Students will type 3 letter, 4 letter and 5+ letter words they can make from the letters in THANKSGIVING.
Slide 10: I Am Thankful For...: Students will list 5 things they are thankful for this holiday season by typing and making a bulleted list.
Slide 11: On Thanksgiving I Like to Eat: Students will find images of foods they like to eat on Thanksgiving Day to add to the table.
Slide 12: Find It! Word Search: Students can use the fill tool or line tool to mark words they find. Draggable check marks are provided for students to mark off the words they have found.
All slides contain student directions in the speaker notes.
If you would like to print any of the slides, they are all set to print on 11x8.5 paper :)
This resource comes as a link in a PDF file. First, make sure you are signed into your Google account. Click on the link and you will be prompted to "Make a Copy". Rename the file to whatever you would like. The presentation will be sent directly to your Drive! Disperse to your students via Google Classroom™, Google Drive™ Shared folder, your Learning Platform, etc..
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