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- These fictional reading passages and comprehension questions are a perfect tool to use to help students practice their comprehension. In each product, you will find five themed stories with 2 comprehension activities for each. One of the comprehension papers deals with answering questions about the$34.00$47.50Save $13.50
Looking to bring in Thanksgiving activities that help teach reading comprehension and writing skills? These 5 sets of fiction Thanksgiving stories help students practice comprehension with fun and engaging stories.
These Thanksgiving reading passages and comprehension questions are a perfect tool to use to help students practice their comprehension. In this product, you will find five Thanksgiving stories with 2 comprehension activities for each. One of the comprehension papers deals with answering questions about the text and the other paper deals with writing a response based on the passage.
*There is now a digital component included in this resource. The passages are now created in Google Slides.
What stories and themes are included?
Story 1: The Pilgrim Who Lost His Hat
- Sequencing events
- Writing a letter
Story 2: My Very First Thanksgiving
- Cause and effect
- Narrative Writing
The Big Balloon Parade
- Comparing characters
- Writing about personal opinion
Story 4: The Runaway Turkey
- Quotations & point of view
- Writing a continuation story
Story 5: Sharing My Pumpkin Pie
- Text to self connections
- Point of View Writing
I have found that second-grade students benefit to read this as a whole group the first time, then allow them to respond individually. However, it works great for higher readers independently. 3rd graders could work independently through this activity.
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