This Turkey themed packet includes a "making butter" experiment aligned to the scientific method, a turkey themed choice board, and templates for choice board activities. Students will be challenged and engaged by various reading and writing activities that promote research skills. An acrostic poem and a challenge to write a math word problem are also "choice activities". The science experiment includes procedures and lab forms that promote use of scientific method to gain a meaningful understanding "making butter" experiment. This is a perfect solution to engaging students productively on days before Fall Break or Thanksgiving Day.