Thanksgiving: A Collection of Creative Writing Activities
SUBJECT: English, Language Arts, Writing
Use the Thanksgiving Holiday to get the creative juices of your students flowing with these engaging creative writing activities.
All activities are classroom tested and include creative handouts, detailed instructions, and templates!
This creative and engaging package includes the following:
Design Your Own Thanksgiving Menu: Students use their descriptive writing skills to create a mouthwatering Thanksgiving Menu. Students describe desserts, main courses, side dishes and appetizers while constructing their own creative menus!
Pilgrim Invitations: Students imagine they are Pilgrims at the first Thanksgiving, and use their creative writing skills to write descriptive invitations to the American Indians, inviting them to the feast!
Family Tradition Feathers: Students brainstorm their Thanksgiving traditions, and create illustrated feathers to showcase their favorite. Completed feathers can be hung on the wall or strung from the ceiling to make an eye catching classroom display! Template included!
Thankful Cubes: Students brainstorm things they are must thankful for, and create illustrated 3D Cubes to showcase their favorites. Completed cubes can be stacked or hung from the ceiling to make an eye catching classroom display! Template included!