Help kids extend and deepen their reading experiences with these delightful, comprehension-boosting graphic organizers. Designed for use with fiction and nonfiction books, the simple formats help young readers really think about what they read and record their thoughts in an organized, meaningful way. Topics include identifying story elements, sequencing events, drawing conclusions, summarizing, making connections, examining words, and more. Encourages critical and creative thinking!
The activities in this book are designed to supplement your reading program, and lend themselves for use with the whole class, small groups, and individual students. They’re also just right for sending home with students to support the reading they do outside of school. However you choose to use the materials in this book, the pages are organized in five sections for ease of selection:
• Reading Logs
• Word Study and Vocabulary
• Reading Comprehension Strategies
• Personal Response
You may use the activities in any order to support the skills and strategies you are teaching!