This Factball is a great addition to any classroom wishing to celebrate and give thanks during or leading up to the Thanksgiving holiday. Use as a comprehension task, a whole group activity, as an assessment item or a Fast Finisher activity. I've used them in the past as a note-taking activity but really the ways these Factballs could be included in your classroom activities is endless! They are great for incorporating into Literacy centers as well!!
Each Factball explores the Who, What, Where, When and Why of Thanksgiving and the answers to each of these sections can be found in the comprehension sheets provided in this resource. These fact sheets are jam packed with interesting information that children will find engaging. They are easy to read and comprehend. One set is suited to lower elementary, the other set is suited to upper elementary. Please note: additional assistance with comprehension may be required for some students depending on their reading and comprehension level.
For extra effect I LOVE printing these pages onto A3 paper (sometimes coloured) and once completed hang them from the string lines in my classroom. They look amazing and are a great way to demonstrate learning to parents!
Included in this resource:
- A Factball template for Thanksgiving
- Information/Fact Pages explaining the Who, What, Where, When and Why of this important celebration (sets for both upper and lower elementary are included - please see preview for full visual description)
Please see preview for further details of how to assemble this Factball and for a visual description of this product.
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Please note: This resource is best printed on A4 sized paper.
Please note: This product is for personal use only. Multiple licences are available for use among more than one person.
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