This book unit includes activities for reading, writing and math. Perfect for the month of November! Many activities are print and go while still targeting essential common core skills and important comprehension strategies.
4 Comprehension Strategies including:
Inferring (3 variations for differentiation)
Retelling (3 variations for differentiation with craft)
Visualizing & Evaluating with Alternative Mind Portraits
Nonfiction article "All About Turkeys" with graphic organizers for comprehension
True/False sorting activity about wild turkeys
Making Words Activity
3 Journal Writing Prompts
Handwriting Page with text from the story
6 Daily Math Journal Prompts related to CCSS
2 Additional Pages of math journal prompts for differentiation
Math Activity for the Addition strategy of counting on
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'Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving by Dav Pilkey
DRA Leve:l 18
Guided Reading: Level K
Interest Level: Pre-K to 2nd
The incomparable Pilkey adapts the classic Christmas poem to tell his wacky Thanksgiving tale. The day before Thanksgiving, eight boys and girls take a field trip to a turkey farm. They have fun playing with eight exuberant turkeys but are shocked to learn that Farmer Mack Nuggett plans to kill all the turkeys for Thanksgiving dinners! So the children decide to smuggle all the turkeys home, and all their Thanksgiving dinners become vegetarian this year. The turkeys' lives are saved!
Other available book units include:
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon
Christmas in the Country by Cynthia Rylant
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