Punch a hole in the top of the paper plate and tie a yarn hanger through the hole.
Watch for a student who exhibits any of these traits and award that child with a feather to glue or tape onto his turkey.
Try to make sure each student gets one or two feathers each week during the month.
Students who can recite math facts can earn multiple math feathers (one for each fact family, one for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, etc.
You can make up your own feather awards as students exhibit positive character traits, help each other, or make progress in math.
Here are a few to get you started: handy helper, good listener, considerate classmate, math whiz, addition addict, manic multiplier, etc.