Theme Pockets, November, Grades 1-3 – Teacher Resource, E-book EMC 594i

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EMC Number: 594i

Page Count: 96

EAN: 9781596735033

Theme Pockets, November contains reproducibles galore -- minibooks, patterns, writing forms. Interactive bulletin boards, calendar form, and up-to-date bibliographies included. Step-by-step instructions provided, including ways to make book covers extra special. Lots of reproducible illustrations included.  Help your students make books with pockets and they'll have a resource they created themselves of which they can be proud.

The three topics for November and examples of the activities that go in the pockets are:

The First Thanksgiving:

  • Mayflower facts minibook
  • Mayflower model
  • trunk shape book
  • The Pilgrim's First Year minibook
  • how to plant corn poster
  • harvest placemat
  • a perky turkey

Native Americans:

  • information sheets
  • art projects
  • writing activities to learn about Native Americans of the Woodlands, Plains, Southwest, and Northwest and Far North
  • make a cornhusk mask
  • a parfleche
  • a kachina doll
  • a Chilkat blanket

The Food Pyramid:

  • a pocket for each food group (grains, fruits & vegetables, meats, dairy, fats/oils/sweets)
  • information pages
  • bread shape book
  • fruit & vegetable collage
  • read food labels
  • build a healthy meal

Lessons include:

  • colorful art projects
  • creative writing
  • nonfiction writing
  • science
  • informational reading and writing
This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.
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