Here's a great middle school Thanksgiving story you can use to celebrate the season while teaching important skills like summarizing, irony, and paragraph writing!
In this mini-unit you'll get:
★ The public domain text of "Two Thanksgiving Day Gentlemen" by O. Henry in 5 "chunks" with numbered paragraphs.
★ A story event summary graphic organizer
★ Questions for each chunk with an interactive notebook foldable
★ Vocabulary for each chunk with an interactive notebook foldable
★ Irony foldable and game
★ Two Illustration activities based on textual evidence
★ Graphic Organizers for Pre-writing and Outlining
★ Rubric for paragraph writing
★ Final copy paper
★ Answer keys
Thanks and Enjoy!