Here's the perfect nonfiction reading activity for your middle school class the week of Thanksgiving! (It's part of my Thanksgiving Nonfiction Text Structure product.
) Practice identifying main ideas and sequencing events using a high-interest Thanksgiving-themed informational article and an accompanying graphic organizer (sequence chart). There are even five reading check questions to go with the article.
This Thanksgiving reading activity is a great way to reinforce students' understanding sequence/chronological order text structure. It works well as a whole-class lesson on an interactive whiteboard, a group activity, or a homework assignment.
I hope your students enjoy learning the fascinating history of pie (and practicing nonfiction reading skills while they're at it)!
An answer key is included.
**Looking for more engaging nonfiction reading passages for Thanksgiving? Check out the full resource here
for five additional Thanksgiving-themed articles!