Turkey Trouble by Wendi Silvano is a class favorite! This mini unit is exactly what you need to have fun with this book while still meeting The Common Core Standards.
The following topics are included in this mini-unit:
-Predicting what the story will be about
-Who, What, Where, When, How, and Why Comprehension Questions
-Finding repetition throughout the story
-Beginning, Middle, and End Sequencing
-Characters Responding to Challenges
-Point of View- “Dear Diary” Story told in Turkey’s point of view
-Turkey Disguises- What would you dress Turkey up as?
-Opinion Writing Piece
-Narrative Writing Piece
-Informative Writing Piece
I hope you enjoy this book and this unit as much as my kiddos do every year around Thanksgiving! Enjoy!