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Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade

Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - 3rd Grade
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Thanksgiving Unit: Thankful in Third - Your students will have a blast and stay academically focused with these Thanksgiving activities. This unit is loaded with fun and engaging Thanksgiving activities that include reading, writing, math, and social studies.

This 59+ page Thanksgiving unit includes the following activities:

* A mini-literature unit on Molly's Pilgrim with the following items
- Before reading activity
- During reading comprehension activity
- After reading essay questions
- A Venn Diagram activity
- A "Design a Pilgrim" activity

* Thanksgiving themed math games and activities
- Turkey Trot game where students use knowledge of multiplication and factors to "trot" across a farmer's field
- Thanksgiving Problem Solving Activity
- Multistep Thanksgiving Word Problems
- Harvest Area or Array Capture game where students use knowledge of the area formula or multiplication arrays to "capture" the largest area
- Colorful Turkeys activity where student attempt to discover how many different color combinations they can use to color turkey feathers
- Multiplication Orchard game where students use knowledge of division facts to "harvest" the most apples
- BONUS ITEM Basic Fact Orchard games for division, addition, and subtractions facts, this makes differentiating instruction a breeze
- NEW BONUS ITEM - Multi-Digit Addition and Multi-Digit Subtraction Scoot Games - Your students will have a blast with this fast-paced, whole class game (also includes a game show template)

* Mayflower Compact Social Studies and Writing Activities
Using Molly's Pilgrim as a springboard, your students will write a class "compact" that outlines how they will behave and treat one another similar to the Mayflower Compact written by the Pilgrims
A Create a Character activity that helps students see how unkind words can hurt others

Thankful Writing Activities:
- Thankful Writing activity, students will use a thesaurus and other reference materials to find synonyms for thankful and thanks
- Many Ways to Say Thanks activity, students will write 5 new ways to thank someone

This unit is loaded with fun activities and meaningful content. All activities are specifically designed and aligned with the Common Core Standards for 4th Grade. It is perfect for the days or week leading up to Thanksgiving!

If you would like this product for 4th grade it is available:
Thankful to the Core: 4th Grade Thanksgiving Unit

This unit was also adapted by Trina Dralus Deboree for 2nd grade. There is a link below to that unit.
Thankful to the Core A Thanksgiving Unit for Grade 2

If you need additional Thanksgiving materials check out:
Thanksgiving Math Games 3rd Grade: Print and Play, No Prep Games
Fall Math Games: 3rd Grade Print and Play

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Total Pages
59 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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