Thanksgiving Writing Activity Middle School

Mrs Nelson Teaches
Formats Included
  • PDF
40 pages
Share this resource
Report this resource to TPT
Mrs Nelson Teaches
Also included in
  1. Searching for Thanksgiving Activities for Middle School Students? These Thanksgiving-themed resources are standards-based and are the perfect activities and assignments to engage students in learning during the holiday season!Through the included activities and printable worksheets, students will pr
    Price $12.50Original Price $16.50Save $4.00


Looking for Thanksgiving Activities to use with your Middle School Students? These printable resources include FUN Thanksgiving Activities and Assignments that will teach your students how to read and write Procedural Texts! These worksheets are an easy, low-prep way to keep your students engaged in learning in the days leading up to Thanksgiving!

This resource included a fun introductory/hook origami assignment, over 30 Instructional Slides that teach students the features and characteristics of Procedural Texts, a Thanksgiving Procedural Text Writing Assignment, and a fun Procedural Text Extension Activity.

Students are provided with examples and definitions of procedural texts and instructions on how to compose their own "how to" writing. A graphic organizer is included to help students plan their writing!

What's Included in Thanksgiving Writing Activity?

  • Teacher Guidelines and Instructions
  • Basic Lesson Outlines for Each Activity (4)
  • Introductory/Hook Activity for Procedural Texts
  • 30+ Instructional Slides Teaching Elements of Procedural Texts
  • Procedural Text Writing Assignment Sheet
  • Procedural Text Pre-Writing Sheet
  • Procedural Text Writing Paper
  • Procedural Text Assignment Grading Rubric
  • Extention Activity: Reading Procedural Texts
  • Preview: Additional Holiday ELA Resources!

You Might Also Be Interested in These Thanksgiving Resources:

Try the Thanksgiving BUNDLE & SAVE 20%!!

You Might Also Be Interested In:

A Christmas Carol Guided Reading

FUN Poetry Bundle

Greek Mythology Unit

The Witch of Blackbird Pond - Complete Novel Unit

Informational Text Feature Unit

Freak the Mighty Novel Unit

Free Stuff!

Did you know that TpT gives you credits towards future purchases when you leave feedback? Your feedback is so important to me as I try to provide the best products possible! Please go to your "My Purchases" page (you may need to log in). Next to each purchase, you'll see a "Provide Feedback" button. Simply click on the button and it will take you to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment. Thank you so much for providing valuable feedback!

Connect with Me!

Click on the "Follow Me" button on my store page to see all my latest products and updates!

Follow me on Instagram @mrs.nelson.teaches.

Follow me on Pinterest! Brenna Nelson

Check out my NEW Blog:

Total Pages
40 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
3 days
Report this resource to TPT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TPT’s content guidelines.


to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences.
Engage and orient the reader by establishing a context and introducing a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally and logically.
Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, pacing, and description, to develop experiences, events, and/or characters.
Use a variety of transition words, phrases, and clauses to convey sequence and signal shifts from one time frame or setting to another.
Use precise words and phrases, relevant descriptive details, and sensory language to convey experiences and events.


Questions & Answers


TPT empowers educators to teach at their best.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up