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Thanksgiving Writing Prompts | [Seasonal Reading-Writing] | Distance Learning

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2nd - 5th, Homeschool
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Everything you need to create writing around a Thanksgiving theme. Writing prompts for journal writing or writing center. Also included : 4 square-main idea and details, writing an invitation, write a recipe, then and now, fun facts. All about Thanksgiving!

This teaching resource for Thanksgiving includes:

  • writing prompts for Thanksgiving
  • four square Thanksgiving writing about main idea and details
  • readers' response page for "A Turkey for Thanksgiving" by Eve Bunting
  • How to Make a Pumpkin Pie using sequence words first, next, then and finally
  • fun facts for The First Thanksgiving
  • 8 Thanksgiving writing prompts
  • then and now, compare and contrast page
  • What I am Thankful for...
  • making new words
  • write an invitation

These pages can be used with informational texts about Thanksgiving. It would be appropriate for 2nd-3rd graders and homeschoolers. There are 2 sets of pages for the writing prompts:

  • set 1 provides primary lines with a middle guideline for handwriting
  • set 2 provides lines for more experienced writers
  • the writing prompts are the same for both sets

These pages can easily be assigned for distance learning and school at home.

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