The book called "Too Many Turkeys" is beautifully illustrated and a hoot to read. Who knew "Turkey Plop" could be the source of so many beautiful gardens and healthy produce? The kids will get a kick out of this book, and it's a great time to introduce what plants need to grow, composting and problem solving with nature. The unit that goes with it is full of activities that are Common Core aligned. Included in this unit are activities that have the kids working with reading comprehension, sequencing, homophones, quotes from characters, "ur", "er" & "ir", recycling and a response to literature.
Here are the activity names:
To, Too & Two
Who Said It?
Is it “ur”, “er” or “ir”
Composting, Recycling & Reusing
Writing a Sequel (Reading Response)
Idea Splash, Organizer, Editing Sheet
Rough Draft Paper & Writing Paper