I’m so excited to share these with you. Mostly because – hey, I have them done a whole MONTH before the actual holiday. This should give you this week to get them printed and laminated and plenty of use before Turkey Day! Check out my language activity packs: Thanksgiving Language, Smorgasbord Grammar, and Feast of Social Skills. The Feast of Social Skills features activities for: social problem solving, thanksgiving idioms, topic maintenance, initiating conversation and manners. Each activity and social skill is targeted using activities for Thanksgiving.
Social Problem Solving (16 cards) Each card contains a social situation that could take place at Thanksgiving. Determine what you should do in each situation. Thanksgiving Idioms (12 cards) Each acorn can be cut in half. Have students match the idiom to the definition. See if they can use it in a sentence.
The document is 20 pages in length. You can find it for sale in my TPT Store! The Thanksgiving Language packet is 23 pages in length and includes 5 different language games appropriate for your elementary aged students. Activities include Thanksgiving riddles, synonyms, categories, analogies and sequencing.
Thanksgiving Riddles (16 cards) Each card contains a riddle. Read the riddle. Talk about possible answers. Read the answer. Have your student explain why it’s funny. Acorn synonyms (12 cards) Cut each acorn apart. Have students match the synonyms. Then use the vocabulary words in sentences.
Sequencing (12 cards) Students draw a card. Read the sentences and determine the order of activities. Write corresponding numbers (1-4) next to each step. Then retell the sequence. Grab the Thanksgiving Language on my TPT store.
The third language activity is the Grammar Smorgasbord. The activity pack is 21 pages of grammar activities. The card games include: irregular verbs, irregular plurals, is/are, was/were and has/have. Verb Cards (16 cards) Each card contains a sentence. Students must choose the correct answer to fill in the blank.
Grab this in my TPT store. I’ll keep them all at a sale price until Tuesday 10/22/12. If you’re new around here, check out my Thanksgiving Freebies: Turkey Categories Turkey Pronouns Irregular Verb Freebie