User Error: Thankful Turkey

Pin Reaper: niknaknoo

Original Inspiration:

Pinterest Fail Thankful Turkey inspiration

What I Did: I saw this lovely idea for my year 1 class to write their Thanksgiving sentences last week, but I forgot to pin or screenshot the idea. I let them cut out circles, eyes, and feathers – complete with lovely “What I’m thankful for” text. I couldn’t put my finger on what was wrong; I just couldn’t see it… Eventually, I sat down, mid-lesson on my phone for 15 minutes trying to find out why they didn’t look like I remembered. By then it was too late and I had to send them home like this …

My Result:

Pinterest Fail Thankful Turkey result

Next Time I Will: realise that turkeys have beaks, feet, and random (yet important) red bit as well.

Pinterest Fail Thankful Turkey storyboard


  1. Melea

    HA HA HA HA!!!! That made my day!!

  2. aninnymouse

    Yikes. Not sure I’d want you to be my child’s teacher if you forget obvious bits like that. Now class, let’s learn our ABCs. A B C D H M O Q T V

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