Happy Saturday! I thought I'd pop in to share some Thanksgiving
writing we did this week with one very persuasive
Poor Tom Turkey doesn't want to be eaten on Thanksgiving
so he disguises himself as the Pigeon!
Tom Turkey asked my students help him by persuading their
families to eat hot dogs instead of turkey for their holiday meal!
And according to Tom, hot dogs really are better!
My class came up with lots of good reasons to eat
hot dogs on Thanksgiving!
Students brainstormed all of their reasons on this variation
of a bubble map,
then chose their best three to write inside their Pigeon booklets.
Those sunglasses do me in every time! Ha!
We took it a step further this year after I added some
fun publishing paper.
Students wrote these persuasive paragraphs with lots
of reasons why they should have hot dogs for
Our Kinders-across-the-hall love passing by our turkeys in
disguise each day!
You can find this fun twist on disguise-a-turkey in my TPT shop!
Find more Thanksgiving classroom ideas
on my November in the Classroom board on Pinterest!
Happy almost Thanksgiving, friends!