Thanksgiving Writing for Kindergarten and First Grade. This is one of a series of "Little Books for Little Writers". They are fun mini-books for your students to complete.
This book about being thankful is ideal for completing in anticipation of Thanksgiving. There are three versions to choose from: 1)wagon of pumpkins, 2) boy, 3) girl. The sentence stem provided is: "I am thankful for..." There is also a blank version of each choice, so that you can create your own sentence stem or allow your students to freely write their own sentence.
A Lesson plan is included for creating a meaningful writing experience for your students including:
★class chart creation
Grade One Snapshots' "Little Books for Little Writers" make the perfect bulletin board display.
They are low-prep
for teachers (simply copy the pages).
Visual instructions are included for students, which work wonderfully if you would like to use these as an option in your writing center.
A blank interlined version is included so that you may change the topic or have your students complete a more open-ended writing assignment. Students can add as many pages to the booklet as they choose, but the standard version is to have a cover page, an illustration page, and one writing page.
Total page count of the document is 14 (Title page, Lesson Plan, Directions (single condensed page, expanded version for projection or printing), 3 student pages, and credits)
Other themes available at "Grade One Snapshots" are found in my Little Books for Little Writers Bundle One
. It includes the following topics:
★Colors / Colours
★When I Grow Up