Thanksgiving book ideas for 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders - from turkeys to Native Americans to parades

Thanksgiving Books to Read Aloud to 3rd, 4th, and 5th Graders

Turkeys.  Family.  Feasts.  History.  Thankfulness.  Thanksgiving covers so many different themes, and so the best Thanksgiving books for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students also cover a wide variety of topics and themes. Below, find a list of Thanksgiving books that will be engaging for your upper elementary students.  While not every facet of Thanksgiving is covered in the book …

Thanksgiving Writing Prompt Ideas for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade classrooms

Thanksgiving Writing Prompt Ideas for 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade

Need some low prep activities before Thanksgiving Break?  Providing your students with some engaging Thanksgiving writing prompts is a great way to keep students learning while minimizing your prep. Thanksgiving covers a variety of topics – from turkeys, to thankfulness, to the relationship between Native Americans and the first European settlers.  No matter what your 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade …