Thanksgiving Activity Pack: 20 Thanksgiving Activities or Thanksgiving Centers

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Thanksgiving Activity Pack
20 creative thinking, writing and math Thanksgiving activities for Thanksgiving. This Thanksgiving Activity Pack is geared towards 3-5 grade, but could be used to challenge more advanced 2nd graders.

These language rich Thanksgiving activities may be used individually or stapled together to create a packet (black line cover included). Fostering creative thinking has been shown to increase learning in all areas.

Included in this Thanksgiving Activities packet you will find:

Thanksgiving Activity #1
I am NOT Thankful- List 10 things you are not thankful for this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Activity #2
You are Such a Turkey! - What if you were a turkey? How would your life be different?

Thanksgiving Activity #3
Thanksgiving Problems- What are the disadvantages of Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving Activity #4
Thanksgiving Garment- List the attributes of Thanksgiving and the attributes of jeans. Create something new!

Thanksgiving Activity #5
Thanksgiving Words- Write a word for every letter of the alphabet that has to do with Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Activity #6
Improving Thanksgiving- Make Thanksgiving bigger, add something and replace something

Thanksgiving Activity #7
Baking Bind- Oh NO! Your oven broke! What are some other ways that you can cook Thanksgiving dinner?

Thanksgiving Activity #8
Thanksgiving Games- Students are given a picture and have to tell how it has to do with Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Activity #9
Thanksgiving Invention- Using a straw, a quarter, toothpicks and tape, students must invent something to use on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Activity #10

Thanksgiving Math- Students will write a Thanksgiving word problem

Thanksgiving Activity #11
New Uses for a Cornucopia- What is that thing filled with always shown filled with food around Thanksgiving? In this Thanksgiving Activity, find 6 new uses for a cornucopia

Thanksgiving Activity #12
No Leftovers- Your parents say you must finish ALL of the Thanksgiving food before you can leave the table. Give 3 reasons why

Thanksgiving Activity #13
A Turkey and an Ice Cube- How are a turkey and an ice cube alike?

Thanksgiving Activity #14
Thanksgiving of the Future- What will Thanksgiving be like in the future?

Thanksgiving Activity #15
What is “Thanksgiving”? - The answer is Thanksgiving. You write the questions

Thanksgiving Activity #16
My Dog Ate My Thanksgiving- Company is on their way over and your dog ate your turkey. What are some ways you can still have a good Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving Activity #17
The Ultimate Centerpiece?- You need to make a centerpiece for the Thanksgiving table using rubber bands, tape, scissors, a fake flower and a Justin Bieber poster

Thanksgiving Activity #18
Aren't You the Cutest?- You are keeping track of how many times your cheeks get pinched this Thanksgiving. You can't use a paper or a pencil. How can you keep track?

Thanksgiving Activity #19
The Mysterious Dessert- an ice cream cake with a burning candle shows up on your Thanksgiving table. No one knows how it got there. Give three possible explanations.

Thanksgiving Activity #20
Thanksgiving Poetry- Write a Thanksgiving acrostic poem

Sample Answers included with these Thanksgiving activities to get you and your class thinking!

A Product Descriptor is included for easy grading!

These Thanksgiving activities makes a great Thanksgiving early finishers packet! Use these Thanksgiving activities as sponge activities to get your students thinking. Set up some Thanksgiving centers around or on Thanksgiving using these Thanksgiving Activities.

If you like this Thanksgiving Activities pack, check out my Thanksgiving Bundle available in my store. It includes this and three other Thanksgiving themed packs for math and language arts! Save 15% when you bundle!
Additional Thanksgiving Products
How to Cook a Turkey: Thanksgiving Writing Project.
Pilgrim Creative Thinking Pack.
Thanksgiving Bundle.
Thanksgiving Math Packet.

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