Treat your students to a trip to New York City with “Two Thanksgiving Day Gentlemen,”
a nice companion piece to “The Gift of the Magi”
or an excellent standalone (complete with O. Henry’s signature surprise ending).
Your 14-page printable
study guide includes
• background information
• relevant vocabulary
• the complete text
of “Two Thanksgiving Day Gentlemen”
• writing or discussion questions before reading
• a study sheet for finding similes
in the story
• writing or discussion questions after reading
• a vocabulary test
• a selection test
• answer keys
This story is suitable for upper elementary, junior high, middle school, high school, and homeschool classes
. Created by Susan Thurman.
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