Downloadable Literature Guides

You can purchase the new 14-page Kids' Wings unit for The Great Turkey Walk NOW for immediate download for only $12.95! Sharable within your school!
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by Kathleen Karr

Yee Ha!  Git along, little turkeys!  The Sante Fe Trail will never be the same again after these bird-brains led by Simon Green scratch their way west from Missouri to Colorado in 1860 and prove that there is more than one kind of intelligence!  A delightful tale of creativity, cooperation, character, and resilience that will motivate readers to fall in love with history and playful historical fiction.

The Santa Fe Trail
The Historic Santa Fe Trail

Santa Fe Trail Research

THE GREAT TURKEY WALK is included in the Kids Wings collection, Tales for Two Centuries in a spiral-bound book. If you would pay $12.95 for THE GREAT TURKEY WALK that is one of the literature guides in Tales for Two Centuries, you will love all 20 guides for just $15! That's about $.75 each! Click through the titles and you'll agree that $15 is a great bargain for these amazing lesson plans and activities! Order soon because this offer only lasts as long as our supply.


Activities in the Kids Wings Literature Guide for THE GREAT TURKEY WALK include:
using graphic organizers to analyze characters,
understanding nonsequitirs,
vocabulary study,
journal reflections,
main idea chapter titles and summaries,
converting text to cartoons with text bubbles,
writing conversation,
from story dialogue to readers theater,
crossword puzzle,
comprehension activities,
math in keeping books for Simon,
mapping the turkey trek,
research report,
big business math,
Math Logic puzzle,
writing prompts and




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