Thanksgiving Writing Prompts on a Foldable Craft – Grades 3-5



English Language Arts, Writing, Thanksgiving

Grade Levels

3rd, 4th, 5th

Resource Type

Activities, Fun Stuff, Bulletin Board Ideas

Product Rating

4.0 • 3 Ratings

File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File
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2 MB|21 pages



Writing Activities and a crafty foldable in honor of Thanksgiving!
Included in this product:
20 Pilgrim Foldables (10 girls and 10 boys) with each of the following writing prompts:-Pretend you are a turkey on a farm before Thanksgiving. How are you feeling? (*great compliment for a lesson on Personification)
– Write about a time when you were not grateful, and then became grateful. What changed your thinking? (great compliment for a lesson on Character Change)
– What do you plan to do this Thanksgiving holiday? (*great compliment for a lesson on Sequence of Events)
-Describe you favorite Thanksgivng food. (*great compliment for a lesson on Sensory Language)
-How do you feel after a Thanksgiving meal? (*great compliment for a lesson on Cause and Effect)
– If you could have any guest at Thanksgiving, who would it be? Why? (*great compliment for a lesson on Topic Sentences and Supporting Details)
– What would you do if the Thanksgiving dinner accidentally burned in the oven? (*great compliment for a lesson on Irony)
– How could you help someone less fortunate than you on Thanksgiving? (*great compliment for a lesson on Character Development)
– One blank template (for the skill/writing prompt of your choice)
Students will Write, Color, Cut and Fold their way to adorable Pilgrims that are sure to add some Thanksgiving pizzazz to your classroom!

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Total Pages 21 pages
Answer Key Does not apply
Teaching Duration 1 hour