THANKSGIVING WRITING PROMPTS
1) Gobble! Gobble! Tweet!Imagine you are the Thanksgiving turkey. It is your good fortune to discover that the Farmer accidentally left the door to the house ajar. You sneak in unnoticed. Quickly, you find the computer and login to...(choose a site and write a story about the turkey's adventure)
2) Invitation to Dinner
Suppose you can invite one special person, living or dead, to share your family’s Thanksgiving dinner this year. Would you choose a favorite relative who lives far away? A famous explorer you have studied in school? The Queen of England? Your best friend who moved away? Write a story about what happens.
3) Leaf Pile Adventure
After Thanksgiving dinner, you and your cousin decide to explore the neighborhood. At the end of the street, you notice a giant pile of leaves.
Together, you make a running start and leap right into the middle of the pile! Suddenly, the ground opens up beneath you, and you find yourselves sliding down a steep slide.
Write a story about what happens when you land at the bottom of the slide. Where are you? Include three different things that happen on your adventure, and conclude your story by telling how you and your cousin get back home.
4) The newspaper headline: Turkeys Escape from Turkey Farm Just Days Before Thanksgiving. Write the story about the escaped turkeys!
5) You have been chosen to design a new float for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. What do you decide to design and why? How do the announcers and the viewing public respond to your stunning creation? Tell the story of your float!
6) Free Choice but it has to do with Thanksgiving and/or Fall and be approved by Mrs. Reeve