Turk and Runt by Lisa Wheeler, is a Thanksgiving comedy that will get your students howling with laughter! There is a lot of dialogue in this book, which is perfect for teaching how to properly use quotation marks, speech bubbles and adding dialogue to students' stories. Check out this fun activity as students can write new dialogue for characters from the story or write what they would say if they were turkeys during Thanksgiving time.
The activities this packet includes are:
-Write dialogue Runt might say.
-Write dialogue Turk might say.
-Write dialogue for a turkey during Thanksgiving time.
-Change the story! Write new dialogue for Runt or Turk.
-If I was a turkey during Thanksgiving, I would say…
-If turkeys could talk...