Thanksgiving: Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten Resources

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Thanksgiving: Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten Resources

This product includes a variety of resources while teaching a pumpkin unit in preschool, pre-k and kindergarten classrooms. Resources are included for whole group or small group instruction, as well as, literacy and math centers!

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Thanksgiving Words {Pg. 4-6}
Post these words in your writing station or on a word wall.
Thanksgiving Songs {Pg. 7-8}
Use these songs to introduce your Thanksgiving unit.
Happy Thanksgiving Emergent Reader {Pg. 9-12}
Read this book together or in a small group. This reader teaches foods to eat at Thanksgiving and the sight word “for”.
Thanksgiving Printables {Pg. 13-17}
Use these printable to supplement the Thanksgiving unit. Activities include tracing, coloring by letter, and tracing and writing Thanksgiving words.
Chores Then and Now {Pg. 17-23}
Use this center to discuss or review how our way of life and technology is different from the way the Pilgrims lived.
Thanksgiving Compare and Contrast {Pg. 24-25}
Use these Venn Diagrams to compare Pilgrims and Native Americans and the differences and similarities of Thanksgiving then and now.
Thanksgiving Turkey Interactive Poem {Pg. 26-30}
Cut out the lines and place on a pocket chart. Have the learners fill in the missing word and read the poem in whole group and then small group.
Thanksgiving Puppets {Pg. 31-34}
Glue the images onto popsicle sticks and have the learners retell the
Thanksgiving story on the backgrounds provided.
Five Senses {Pg. 35-41}
Use these posters to describe Thanksgiving by using the five senses. Have learners draw and write about the holiday using the descriptions on the posters.
Alphabet Puzzles {Pg. 42-57}
Have the learners match the uppercase and lowercase letters. Ext: Have the learners put the letters in alphabetical order.
Alphabet Turkeys {Pg. 58-62}
Print the materials and punch out the capital letter circles using a 1.5 inch circle punch. Have the learners match each capital letter not the correct lowercase letter.
Turkey Word Patterns (_at & _am) {Pg. 63-66}
Have the learns sort the word cards by their pattern and read each of
the words. Have the learners complete each work page for the sets that they are able to read.
Sight Word Pilgrims {Pg. 67-74}
Post the pilgrim sight words around the room. Have the learners choose the girl or boy pilgrim work page and find the corresponding girl or boy sight word cards. When they find a word in the room, have them read it and color it on the workpage.
Letter or Number Turkeys {Pg. 75-84}
Have the learners sort the cards by whether it is a letter or a number
and write their answers on the workpage.
Size Sorting {Pg. 85-91}
Have the learners sort the pictures by their size.
Turkey Numbers {Pg. 92-100}
Have the learners match the number to the correct set of turkeys and
color the correct picture on the work page as they match the cards.
Patterns Center {Pg. 100-105}
Have the learners match the next picture in each pattern.

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Thanksgiving: Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten Resources
Thanksgiving: Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten Resources
Thanksgiving: Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten Resources
Thanksgiving: Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten Resources
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