Thanksgiving Activities Non-Fiction

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This no-prep Thanksgiving pack is perfect to teach your students all about this American holiday celebrated each November! Thanksgiving activities are creative and common core aligned. Informational reading passages give students the background knowledge that they need to take a critical stance on this holiday. Short on time to teach Thanksgiving? Complete activities in group settings and encourage meaningful discourse in a short amount of time!

Contents:5 Non Fiction Reading Passages and Activities
*The Pilgrim Voyage (Main Idea and Pilgrim Traits)
*The First Thanksgiving (Compare and Contrast)
*The Wampanoag Tribe (Native American Traits)
*Meet Massasoit and Squanto (Sequence Order)
*Thanksgiving Symbols (Connection Question)
Student Presentation Directions

Grammar and More
Fact and Opinion
Pilgrim Possessives
Delicious Descriptions with Adjectives
Thanksgiving Sounds-Onomatopoeia
Thanksgiving Word Search and Answer Key
Thanksgiving 3-2-1 Reflection

Writing Activities
*I am Thankful For… Writing Activity
*Student Thankful Notes-Class Writing Activity
*Thanksgiving Thankful Friendly Letter
*Persuasive Writing Prompt and Graphic Organizer
*Explanatory Writing Prompt and Graphic Organizer
*Narrative Writing Prompt and Graphic Organizer

Math Activities
Party Planning Problem Solving
Sharing Pies Division Game
Delicious Differences Subtraction Game

Suggestions for Effective Classroom Use:
Morning Work
Centers
Partner Work
Independent Reading Practice
Independent Writing Practice
Whole Class Instruction
Bulletin Board-Thankful Turkey Writing can be used for a colorful bulletin board.

Try a sample from this pack for free!
Thanksgiving Math Games

This pack is also part of a money saving bundle:

Autumn Holidays No Prep BUNDLE

Need Autumn Sub Plans?
Autumn Sub Plans-No Prep

Need something to teach for Veterans Day? Check out my other holiday pack by clicking the link below!
Veterans Day

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Thanksgiving Activities Non-Fiction
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