Essay - What Does Thanksgiving Mean To Me?

Printer Friendly Version
Grade Level
Middle School
Subject
Other
Length of Time
1 hour
Description

In this lesson, students will write a Thanksgiving Day Essay. They will answer the question: "What Does Thanksgiving Mean To Me?"

Goals

Students will learn:
To express their feelings in an essay

Materials Needed

Pencils and Erasers or Pens and Whiteouts
Notebook Paper

Procedure

First, you will explain to the students that they are to write an essay titled "What Does Thanksgiving Mean To Me?"

In their essay, they need to include some things they are thankful for in their lives.

Then, you will have them write their essay.

After that, you will have them go back over their essay. They will edit and then revise it.

Finally, they will submit a final copy for grading.

Grading

You can grade them on sentence structure, paragraph structure, grammar, spelling, and punctuation.

Navigation
Sponsored Links
Lesson Plans
Lesson Plan Subjects
Similar Lesson Plans
  • Finding Words - Christmas is the Season to Give to Others
    In this lesson, students will find words in the following phrase: Christmas is the season to give to...
  • Where Do I Belong? - Part Two
    This lesson is to help children learn how to organize books on the library bookshelves. The students will sit at the tables. Each student has four books that they need to place in the correct...
  • I'm Thankful For...
    Students will write down what they are thankful for, and then they will draw a picture of the items they wrote on their list. They can also color their picture. This can also be for first through...
  • An Amusing Speech
    In this lesson, you will tell the students they are to think of an amusing speech and tell it to the class. This speech will be about an amusing event in their...
  • Word Scramble - Occupations
    This is a word scramble on occupations. Students will unscramble the letters and spell the words...