Turkeys
This Topic Mini-Research Web Page was developed for
Ms. Blanton's Kindergarten Class at Hand in Hand Primary School
Designed By Beth Rehberg, a Valdosta State University Preservice Teacher



How are turkeys born? Let's watch a chick hatch here.

Do all turkeys look alike? Let's find out!
Compare the pictures on
this page and see what you think.

What sound does a turkey make?
 Do
girl turkeys (hens) and boy turkeys (toms) sound different?
Let's find out!

How do you get a turkey sandwich?
Follow the
map to learn what happens.




Topic Mini-Research Real World Activity
A farmer has to watch his eggs very closely to know when the baby turkeys hatch. Let's draw pictures of a baby turkey coming out if it's shell. Use the baby chick website to remind you of how it looks.After you're done drawing the turkey label it (or ask your teacher for help) as a tom or hen. After you've decided what gender your turkey is write the sound (or ask your teacher for help) that it would make. Does your turkey gobble or yelp?



Steps to Complete Real World Activity
1.Click on the baby chick website to watch the chick hatch.
2. Use your markers and paper to draw pictures of a baby turkey being born.
3. Label your chick as a tom or hen. (Ask your teacher for help if you need it!)
4.Write the sound that your turkey would make. (Ask your teacher for help if you need it!)
5. After your drawing is completed turn it in to the teacher.
6. The teacher will put your work on the web page for the world to see!









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