Ready for Thanksgiving? This mini-book about the famous Thanksgiving Parade Balloons is great to use as a literacy center, for small group instruction, or as a substitute lesson.
Students will gain experience reading historical non-fiction and providing text-dependent evidence.
This mini-book is three entries in the diary of one of the oldest Parade Balloons Concepts covered are changes throughout history, balloon design, and balloon safety.
Practice and assessment pages in the book include:
Draw it and Explain it
Reading comprehension short answer and sequencing
Balloon Words Vocabulary
Design a Balloon
This mini book provides lots of opportunities for differentiation among varied proficiency levels within one class.
Check out my other Thanksgiving mini books!
Diary of a PilgrimDiary of a Wampanoag
How about a Thanksgiving Bundle? Thanksgiving Bundle
Interested in a year-long bundle? Grab it here! Diary Bundle
Check out the answer key: Diary of a Balloon Answer Key
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