Thanksgiving is the perfect time to help your students appreciate and show their gratitude for the important people in their lives. This Common Core-aligned Thanksgiving writing activity will help your students write beautiful thank you notes while learning how to give solid reasons and details and use linking words. Each fall-themed page comes in color and printable black and white, as well as borderless so that you can use it all year round. This Thanksgiving writing activity could be done with the whole class, in small groups, or as a Thanksgiving writing center.
This Thanksgiving writing activity includes:
-Ideas and instructions for classroom use
-Common Core Standards and adaptations/ differentiation strategies for each grade (2-5)
-2 different graphic organizers- one for grades 2/3 and one for 4/5
-2 different drafting pages- one for grades 2/3 and one for 4/5
-3 different publishing pages- one with support, on level, and blank
-every student page comes in color, printable black and white, and borderless (for use all year round)
This Thanksgiving writing activity is aligned to Common Core Writing Standard #1 for grades 2-5.
This product is also available in a Heart/ Valentine's Day theme
and a Spring/ Flower theme
Other Common Core products you might be interested in:
Editable Common Core Standards Checklists for K-5
Common Core Fraction Unit for 3rd Grade
Common Core Fraction Unit for 4th Grade
Common Core Measurement Centers for 4th Grade
Common Core Measurement Centers for 3rd Grade
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