Turkey Facts and Comprehension
Check out my new Turkey Facts and Comprehension on TPT or Teacher's Notebook. A Common Core aligned, informational passage about turkeys - perfect for Thanksgiving - with strategies for finding information in text and comprehension questions that require higher level thinking skills.
Turkeys in Disguise
I post about my Turkeys in Disguise project every year, but it's one of my favorites! I read students the book "Turkey Trouble" by Wendi Silvano and then send students home with a blank turkey to disguise - so it won't get eaten for Thanksgiving dinner! It is sent home as a family project and I get some really fun and creative turkeys back! Below are a few from this year (Ok, the first one is my daughter's - she's in second grade this year at my school! The sparkly paint didn't show up very well in the picture.):