The Great Turkey Race

The Great Turkey Race
The Great Turkey Race
The Great Turkey Race
The Great Turkey Race
The Great Turkey Race
The Great Turkey Race
The Great Turkey Race
The Great Turkey Race
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(4 MB|41 pages)
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The Great Turkey Race by Steve Metzger is an entertaining picture book to read near Thanksgiving. This picture book companion is filled with comprehension activities, vocabulary practice, and a turkey directed drawing.

The Great Turkey Race Book Summary: Cassie, Wing, and Ollie all want to be chosen as the Thanksgiving turkey, so they decide to have a contest to see which of them Farmer Joe should pick. They all compete to win, until they find out Farmer Joe's plans are to make the special bird a special on the dinner menu!

Here are the contents of this book companion:

Pg. 1 Cover

Pg. 2 Book Summary

Pg. 3 Comprehension Introduction

Pg. 4 Beginning, Middle, End Graphic Organizer

Pg. 5 Story Elements Graphic Organizer

Pg. 6-11 Comprehension Cards (color, B/W)

Pg.12-13 Comprehension Questions with lines

Pg. 14-15 Comprehension Questions Answer Key

Pg. 16 Vocabulary Introduction

Pg. 17-24 Vocabulary Cards (color, B/W)

Pg. 25 Vocabulary Match-Up

Pg. 26 Vocabulary Match-Up Answer Key

Pg. 27 Book Extensions Introduction

Pg. 28-30 Turkey Directed Drawing (3 versions)

Pg. 31 The Best Event

Pg. 32-33 Writing Prompt Cards (color, B/W)

Pg. 34-40 Turkey Writing Papers

Pg. 41 Credits

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Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
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