Book clubs, or literature circles, are a fun way to differentiate and get your class reading engaging text! Use these book club graphic organizers to help your students to practice various literature and informational text standards.
There are numerous ways that this product can be used. I like to
Add some depth and complexity to traditional Literature Circles with this complete and ready-to-use resource!
You will be amazed by the level of discussion and critical thinking that will take place among your students. Each Literature Circle role (listed below) is directly connected to 11 element
Book Clubs for first and second grade!
It may seem like a stretch, but the Spring is such a great time to get your students ready and used to reading, thinking about, and discussing books with their peers instead of me, the teacher!
I created this unit as a guide to running book clubs in your pri
Book Clubs are the perfect way to get your readers reading! Your students will love the choice and autonomy of book clubs. You will LOVE the self-direction, motivation, and authentic reading, writing, and responding to literature that book clubs will bring to your classroom!
The Complete Guide to
Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy includes 5 short videos for teachers plus the printables you need to set up and run Literature Circles in your classroom. This method does not include Literature Circle roles, so the program is easy to implement in a flexible manner. Kids love this
The behavior basics book club was created to help teach students the basics of behavior through childhood classic books. The behavior basics book club can be set up in your classroom and utilized as a valuable resource to teach students various behaviors and how to be successful in the classroom.
The Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs Discussion Bundle includes three products that will motivate your students to love reading as they learn how to have productive team discussions.
The most important component of this bundle is Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy, a serie
This book club or literature circle packet uses the six reading comprehension strategies in a book club or literature circle format. I turned each comprehension strategy into a job to be completed in a student book club or literature circle.
-Reading Strategies Book Club Packet Cove
Interpretation Book Clubs: Analyzing Themes
Use these slides to guide you through the entire Unit 1 of Lucy Calkins! All 20 sessions include: Connection, Teaching Point, Teaching, Active Engagement, Share, Mid-Workshop and Homework.
219 slides of condensed, student friendly information and language
Book Clubs Made Easy! Resources for launching Book Clubs in your classroom in just one week! Boost reading comprehension and engage students instantly!
What is a Book Club?
Book Clubs, much like Literature Circles, are simply small groups of students getting together to talk about their reading.
YOU will LOVE this Book Club Activities BUNDLE! It has everything you need to get your students started on literature circles! From Flip Books, to Games this BUNDLE is jammed packed! This an exciting and educational way for your students to grow as readers in your class! This Activities Packet works
Use these slides to guide you through the entire Unit 3 of Lucy Calkins! All 19 teaching sessions include: Connection, Teaching Point, Teaching, Active Engagement, Share, Mid-Workshop and Homework. (No slides for session 20 due to it being a celebration day with no direct teaching)
231 slides of co
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“Book Club” is my version of Harvey Daniel’s Literature Circles. This resource works for ANY NOVEL and will become a lifelong tool that you can use multiple times each school year. This "Ready to Print" Curriculum Guide Meets THIRTEEN of the CCSS in Reading Lite
Did you know that kids can lose up to 2 reading levels over the summer? What do you do??? You make reading fun, that's what you do! Book clubs are a fun way to get those kiddos reading. This packet is all you need to get successful book clubs running in your classroom or in the neighborhood! Include
The Lunch Bunch Book Club is a program that can be held in a school library or in a classroom. This product will help you start a lunchtime book club that meets for 30-40 minutes and just lets students ENJOY reading.
This club is a chance for students to read just because it’s FUN and because th
Buzzin' in Book Clubs!
This product is a collection of resources to use in Grades 3-5 to manage and facilitate Book Clubs or Reading Partnerships. This unit is geared toward Book Clubs, but you will find that MOST (not all) of the resources have been modified to support Partnership Reading. Depen
Book Clubs-This reading file will help you implement book clubs in your primary classroom.
Looking for an engaging and sure-fire way to motivate your readers? This 107 page file has everything you need to know in order to effectively implement a book clubs with your rockin’ readers, while meeting
Everything that you need to have successful book clubs in your classroom! This is a complete pack of CCCS aligned materials to help you get started! Here’s what is included:
Half sheet and full sheet versions to fit folders or notebooks:
*Book club expectations
Imagine students gathered in circle having meaningful, casual discussions about their leveled books or novels (without roles like literature circles) in a kids-only book club. I created these task cards to help to keep student discussions focused. The cards contain a variety of questions designed to
Book Clubs are a great way to keep your students motivated to read, encourage independence and responsibility, and support and meet the Common Core Standards for reading, language, and speaking and listening.
This resource supports 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade CCSS and can be used with ANY NOVEL. It i
Book clubs, or literature circles, are a fun way to differentiate and get your class reading engaging text! Use these book club graphic organizers to help your students to practice various reading standards.
There are numerous ways that this product can be used. I like to give a mini lesson coverin
This 50+ page resource can be used with ANY book! Book Clubs, or Literature Circles, are small groups of students getting together to talk about the book they’re reading. This is a POWERFUL way to develop reading comprehension. Get your kids excited about reading!
What is Included?
Included are lots of pages that you can sift through as you help your readers get through their first chapter book. When I taught this cycle of book clubs, I made all of these available for students to use but I didn’t pass them all out as that might be really overwhelming. I saved some of them for
The Book Club Unit is complete, easy to use, and covers the key elements of literature. With over 50 pages, the Literature Circles Simplified unit is all you'll need to successfully run book clubs for any novel. If you're thinking about starting book clubs or you're looking for ways to improve o
20 Minilessons - Unit: Social Issues Book Clubs
TC Format - Teacher's College Reading Workshop
Lessons are in TC Workshop Model FOrmat
(Teaching Point, Connect, Teach, Active Engagement, Link, Share)
~~ALL lessons include 2 Active Engagements!! Perfect for ESL students!!
Mentor texts used in this
Do you need support materials to help implement a choice reading program? Literature circles, intervention lessons, book club, independent reading arrangements? Creating the materials can be overwhelming, but as a certified reading specialist, I know how crucial choice reading is to students' growth
12 digital book club graphic organizers for google drive to help students practice literature standards while engaging in book clubs or literature circles! Use these with your book clubs to get your students engaged in interesting texts while easily differentiating your reading instruction!
I have updated the main cover, the fonts, and answer spaces as well as added additional resources that students can complete after reading.
***I hope you enjoy this updated product!***
This book club packet contains comprehension questions that supplement the book: Magic T
Scholastic Ordering Letter
Scholastic Parent Letter
This bundle contains several of my scholastic products in one place.
This bundle is going to help get your students and parents excited about ordering.
It also gives the option of a book club to encourage prepaid ordering.
Double check that yo
This literacy activity now includes 28 different graphic organizers and reading response cards.
The implementation of the B3C (brown bag book club) helped the students get excited about the weekly story and gave them the opportunity to write down key elements and share with their pe
Turn your classroom into a Detective Agency and hire your young detectives to solve mysteries! Students LOVE reading Mystery Books! In this 5 week unit, students will be learning about elements of mysteries, how to make inference and predictions based on character actions and events, and how to ga
This Common Core-Aligned resource was created to use in conjunction with Book Clubs in the elementary classroom. Book clubs are groups of students that are grouped together according to their reading level. They are given a text (preferably a chapter book) that is on their group's independent read
Using addition, subtraction, and multiplication of decimals, your students will shop 'til they drop with the Book Club Order Form. All you will need are these pages and extra Book Club Order Forms.
Students are given a budget of $200 to choose books to "buy" from the book club order form. There
**Please read the ratings below for this product--- this is hands down the best resource I sell on TpT in terms of content and value. Magic will happen in your classroom when you begin structuring your book club/literature circles around this resource!**
This 28 PAGE Book Club/Literature Circle pa
Book Clubs can be a very overwhelming experience for both teachers and students. That's why we are here to help! With our step-by-step guide and complete Book Club bundle, you will feel empowered and your students will be kept engaged! This is hands-down the BEST classroom activity of the year. When
Mysteries are an engaging literacy unit to teach. Introducing mystery
books to your students will transform even the most reluctant reader into a avid reader.
MYSTERY GENRE UNIT (Engaging Reading and Writing Activities for grades 2-5)
This unit is so engaging that when we did it in my clas
Book clubs for primary classroom.
This is a guide to help create and make book clubs work in your lower elementary classroom!
*Set up tips
Book clubs are great ways for students to interact with each other as well as new texts. Whether you choose to assign reading roles or just let students go with the flow naturally, the activities in this packet have just enough structure to pull students through the text without getting lost in the
Book clubs, or discussion groups, are a great way to differentiate and get your class reading engaging texts! The options included in this product will help your students practice various literature and informational text standards.
Students will be a part of Book Club discussions and will be disc
You will love the easy prep and materials included in this pack to use during your Book Clubs ~ Literature Circles! Teachers have LOVED using the discussion cards to help guide their student's discussions of the books they are reading. Feel free to read through the comments below to see what others
This packet is for the book The Littles by John Peterson.
There is a page for each chapter with comprehension questions. Some are recall and some analyze the text.
Students will also have practice making predictions and identifying and proving character traits.
This is designed for my on and abo
This packet is perfect for guided reading groups, literature circles or differentiating instruction.
This 26 page packet is for Afternoon on the Amazon by Mary Pope Osborne. A.R. level 2.6.
*28 comprehension and vocabulary questions
* 7 circle the adjectives sentences
*a graphic or
This packet is all you need to launch a Text Detectives Book Club. There is a case file/graphic organizer for each Common Core State Standard in Reading: Literature and Informational Text for second grade. The pack will also be great way to practice locating text evidence to support their "case."
This packet is perfect for guided reading groups, literature circles or differentiating instruction. It includes chapter by chapter comprehension, open-ended and vocabulary questions. Answer key included.
"Book Club" - (Literature Group) Packets...
Book Report Forms - for Small Group Work
Directions, "Talk-About-It" (discussion cards)
Forms for Predictions, Summarizing.
Word Work Practice...including nouns,verbs,etc.
Short / Long Vowels
Generic forms can be
Book Clubs. Just the name generates excitement, doesn't it? This unit contains everything you need to facilitate book clubs in your upper elementary or middle school classroom.
In our classrooms, we foster book clubs once a nine weeks. We allow students to sit in bag chairs (which fit nicely in
This is an outstanding 14 page unit that supports the Historical Fiction BOOK CLUBS for Reader's Workshop It is an entire unit of reading skills that can be used by any 4th-6th grade student during a course of study on historical fiction The resource perfectly walks students through a typical book
My kids at school have been running some awesome book clubs and I wanted to have a way to evaluate their effectiveness. This Rubric is meant to be used with my Book Clubs Made Easy Pack, however, I'm sure you could use it with your own book clubs.
*Check out my blog for more ideas and pics of th
This packet is perfect for guided reading groups, literature circles or differentiating instruction.
This 22 page packet is for I Spy Fly Guy! and Shoo, Fly Guy! by Tedd Arnold. The Accelerated Readers book levels are 1.5 and 1.7. I ordered my sets through Scholastic Book Clubs.
This packet includes everything you need for a Henry and Mudge: The First Book book club/ Guided Reading Unit. You may use the sheets individually or bind them together as a booklet for each student in your book club (A cover for a individual student booklets is also included). Comprehension &
This 11 page packet has questions for each chapter in the book Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business by Barbara Park.
Most of the questions ask students to recall facts from the text. There are also "what do you think" and "why did..." questions, as well as prediction and summary practice.
I have updated the main cover, book club packet cover (there are now 2 to choose from), font, and added additional after-reading response sheets.
**I hope you enjoy this newly updated version.**
This book club packet contains comprehension questions that supplement the book: M