Thanksgiving Writing Pennant Banner Activity: Your students will have fun celebrating Thanksgiving as they reflect and write on their pennant banner. These banners are suitable for the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving, and they will look cute displayed for all to read. Parents will enjoy reading them when they are sent home.... Also, be on the look out for other seasons and holidays!
This banner makes a perfect hallway display, bulletin board display, or you can connect them to make a fun classroom banner that hangs inside your classroom. These make a fun writing keepsake.
NOTE: Writing space is limited on the banners. Students are just giving brief details to answer each part. An additional side of writing paper is included for more in depth writing.
On this Thanksgiving themed banner activity, students will fill in the following
‣Give Thanks by_________
‣People I am thankful for.....
‣Why do we say thank you to people?
‣A Thanksgiving tradition for my family......
‣Favorite foods at the feast......
‣A turkey on Thanksgiving might say: (speech bubble coming from turkey image).....
‣Would a turkey make a good pet? yes or no? Give a reason.
‣If you could invite one person (living or dead) to Thanksgiving dinner, who would it be and why?
‣Things I am thankful for....
‣PLUS... students will color the themed patterns/images on the banner.
‣Colorful Thanksgiving themed banner pieces are also included to add to the banner. It adds some pep and pizzazz to your display.
‣BONUS.... (optional) a back side of writing paper is included for a paragraph or short story, personal narrative, or informational writing about Thanksgiving.
Your students are sure to love making their fall themed banners.
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