Thanksgiving Glyph & Writing Activities

Grade Levels
PreK - 3rd
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This is a great activity to get your students excited about Thanksgiving. Each student will be making a turkey that reflects their opinions about the holiday. Then they complete a short writing assignment about what they are thankful for. It is a great activity for opening discussions about Thanksgiving. It is also a great display to have up as a classroom bulletin board, the main office or school hallways.

Bundle includes:

Directions on how to assemble glyph

Student question sheet

Whole class data collection sheets that include graphs and tally charts for each question

Glyph Key to post next to Turkey Glyphs

Shape of turkey and parts to be copied for each student

Writing prompts and suggestions

2 different types of writing paper

2 different types of poem writing paper

Ideas for bulletin board display

Pictures with example of glyphs on display

**Updated as of 10/12/2013

Total Pages
22 pages
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