Thanksgiving Uncovered! Common Core Galore Activities and Centers Bundle

Grade Levels
PreK - 1st
Formats Included
  • Zip (108 pages)
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Thanksgiving, centers, close read, writing, math centers, literacy centers, write the room

•• Updated again! ••

Now includes Close Reading/Writing/ Write Around the Room!

Little Investigators put your detective hats on!

We’re talkin’ turkey! SO much fun and learning packed into over 85 pages!

Common Core Kindergarten aligned: Literacy, Math, Writing, Social Studies, Science, Oral Language

Instructions included for all Activities + Oral Language tips + Partner Strategies

“ I Can “ Cards are simply stated in “kid friendly” language for posting at centers

Resources included in this unit for lesson support materials, activities, and learning centers:

Thanksgiving Friends Etc.

•Student Story Sticks©

•Color Story Sticks© / Felt Figures Storytelling Center with “ I Can” Cards

•Vocabulary Cards

•“A Little Thanksgiving Story” (condensed version of the famous story for little learners to re-tell)

•“A Little Thanksgiving Story” mini student book for illustrating and retelling

•“The” First Thanksgiving Book (emergent reader/emphasis on sight word “the” read-by-myself book)

EASY assembly copy/staple/done

•Words in a sentence, counting and sorting activity/center with recording sheet with “ I Can” Cards

•Thanksgiving Friends Ten Frame Number, Numeral & Number Word Matching Center {Also sold separately}

•How Many Hats? Pilgrim Hat Puzzles: Numeral-Ten Frame-Tally {Also sold separately}

•Number Puzzle Recording Sheet for level one

(Recording quantities, numerals, number words, ten frames, tally marks) all centers have “I Can” cards

•So Much To Be Thankful For.... graphic organizer writing prompt response sheet

•Thanksgiving At My House .... prediction writing response sheet

•Thanksgiving Brown Upper Case and Lower Case Matching Center with “I Can” cards & recording sheets

•Thanksgiving Friends “Write Around the Room” recording page (use vocabulary cards to post around room)

We’re Talkin’ Turkey

•Turkey Turkey song with Stick Puppet

•How to Cook a Turkey Writing

(great for a writing or dictation piece to be displayed with your turkey art- so funny and cute!)

•Turkey Art Idea Photos

Pie, Pie, Let’s Eat Pie!

•Pie Investigations Graph (with headers for graph poster/chart)

•Pie Survey

•Pie Recipe Investigation (cute and funny!)

•Mystery Pie

•A Little Thanksgiving Story Close Reading Instructions

•A Little Thanksgiving Story Close Reading passage with student annotations page (underlined and not underlined)

•A Little Thanksgiving Story Close Reading: Writing prompt pages (4 choices included)

•A Little Thanksgiving Story Close Reading Text Dependent Questions page

•Non-standard measurement with Thanksgiving objects and characters, recording sheet with pictures for easy recording for little ones. (Use whatever you have for measuring- paper clips, cubes, etc.)

•BUMP with a Thankful Heart number recognition game

•4 Thanksgiving Real Picture Puzzles

•Turkey and Pilgrim Number Race

❤ Thanks!

Pam Davidson

Little Bird Kindergarten

©2015 Pam Davidson Little Bird Kindergarten All Rights Reserved

Not for public display, single classroom use only.

Key Words: centers, Thanksgiving, close reading, activities, math stations, learning centers, print and go, easy prep,

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Total Pages
108 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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