Thanksgiving Writing Activities & Non-fiction Reading for November Literacy Centers
Use these nonfiction text task cards as a supplemental activity to help your students read informational text more effectively. These task cards target the specific skill of reading to gain knowledge about a particular topic. With less text on a page, they make a great alternative to worksheets.
Do you need engaging and meaningful November literacy centers and activities? These nonfiction Thanksgiving writing activities and reading task cards will teach your students all about turkeys while letting them practice important literacy skills. Simply PRINT and GO with these November writing activities!
Use these nonfiction Thanksgiving reading activities and task cards as a supplemental activity to help your students read informational text more effectively. These task cards target the specific skill of reading to gain knowledge about a particular topic. These turkey reading and writing activities are PERFECT for your November literacy centers. Your elementary kids will LOVE the fun Thanksgiving writing prompts included. They will get even your most reluctant writers working on essential writing skills.
What’s included in this set of turkey task cards for November literacy centers?
- Facts about wild turkeys.
- A nonfiction article about wild turkeys accompanies the task cards.
- A KWL chart for activating prior knowledge
- “Fact File” for building background
- 6 task cards to read and answer questions.
- November writing activities
❤️You will LOVE how easy these November activities are to use! With less text on a page, they make a great alternative to worksheets. I recommend laminating them, as well as the answer sheet to make them longer lasting.
These Turkey task cards can be used for 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade or 4th grade. Your students will improve their writing skills with these fun writing activities.
These Thanksgiving writing activities can be used in a variety of ways throughout the month of November!
✅Pair students up to make this a more cooperative learning activity
✅Use them in a small group
✅Use them as whole group November writing activities for assessments
✅Set them up in interactive notebooks
This Thanksgiving turkey resource is a great way to bring digital teaching tools to your classroom! Use the annotating tools provided to share with your students in Google Classroom. Your students will have so much fun completing these Thanksgiving prompts.
✅Check out the preview for a closer look at these Thanksgiving writing activities for this holiday season!
What teachers are saying about these November writing prompts for young writers…
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “These were perfect for my classroom with diverse needs.” – Virginia S.
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “This was super cute! I teach non-verbal kiddos so I used this as a resource to teach whole group lessons. The kids loved finding the correct icon to go under the flap.” – Jennifer S.
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “So perfect for the extra practice my Title I students need! Can’t wait to get these organized and in the hands of my students!! Always so much more fun and engaging when there is a ‘theme’ involved! Thanks for such an awesome resource!!” – Jodi E.
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