Summary: Students create a Word document that displays text and images of things for which they are thankful. This is an excellent activity for Thanksgiving!
Effective Tech lesson 1.4 and 2.5
This lesson is in my Level 1 and Level 2 Curriculum Progressions.
Recommended for Kindergarten through Third Grade
Uses Microsoft Word, but can be adapted for other word-processing programs.
Teacher Instructions (pdf)
Student File (Word)
Students work in-step from teacher-directed instructions.
Opportunity for student choice: thankful items (content), images, title and text font and font color
Duration: One to two 30-minute class sessions
Changing the font and color of text
Inserting clip art and images