Same and Different THANKSGIVING | Matching Game & Story Starters
Same & Different Thanksgiving Turkeys provide a fun way to practice sorting, matching and graphing math skills. It’s a great math center sorting activity, and the Thanksgiving Turkey graphics can be used as story starters at the literacy center! Teach. Play. Learn.
❤️ Same and Different: Thanksgiving Turkey Match-up
There are 24 pairs of colored Thanksgiving Turkeys in both color and black and white.
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Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, ESL
✅ Class Activity - Using a pocket chart… Place about 6 pairs of the colored Thanksgiving graphic cards face down in the chart… 4 across in 3 rows. Demonstrate how to find cards that are the same or different. If the two cards turned up do not match… you have to turn them over again! Challenge – Increase the number of pairs used to play match-ups!
✅ Pairs Activity - Place about 6 pairs of the colored Thanksgiving graphic cards face down on the table or floor. One student will turn up two cards. If the two cards turned up are different… turn them over again! If they are the same, keep the cards that match up! Continue to play until all 6 pairs have been found. Who has the most pairs?
✅ Use the cards as story starters! What? Tell me more! When? Why? Where? How? Tell a story or write it down!
✨ Check the ways this resource will be helpful and fun!
· Whole Class Activity – introduce, teach, review, consolidate the concept of matching pairs
· Math Center Activity – practice the concept of same and different
· Literacy Center Activity – create oral or written Thanksgiving stories
· Independent Work – find the match-ups, match the color image to the black and white image
✨ Get to know the children in your group!
· Teachers using reading programs like Jolly Phonics
· Special Education Teachers
· EFL, ESL, ELD, ELL
· Classroom Teachers
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