Students just seem to love cootie catchers and fortune tellers. Why not use Library Skills Cootie Catchers and Fortune Tellers to tap into this interest in the school library media center to practice library skills and terminology used in language arts topics.This product is also part of these mone
Here you will find resources to help you set up your very own Book Buffet!My students absolutely LOVED this activity, and I know yours will too!I got the idea for a buffet, as my desks prohibit me from seating the students around tables of books. I put long tables in the middle of the room with re
This is a ten slide PowerPoint discussing the various types of fiction and nonfiction books. It includes the genre name, a description of what that genre is, examples/pictures of real books in that genre, and a library symbol of whether it is classified as fiction or nonfiction.
The genres discuss
Introduce your class to different genres with this collection of mini book reports about 11 different reading genres!
Each mini book report has two activities for students to complete. The activities encourage the students to practice reading strategies and skills such as summarizing, visualizing
I created this set of genre posters to highlight authors of color. Often time they don’t always get the recognition they deserve. Although I would like to included every book written by an author of color, that unfortunately isn’t possible. I hope this can also act as a starting point in bring new b
I use this reading log with my third-grade students, but I think that it is suitable for any student in grades 2-6. This log is intended for students to keep track of both in-school and at-home independent reading.
There are columns for the date of reading; the title of the book; the genre of th
This product is part of my Library Organization Mega-Pack.
It can be very time consuming and frustrating when students do not return books to their proper location within our classroom library. Therefore, I have created this companion pack to my Genre Labels for your Book Bins. The labels in this
The material will help you teach students how to identify different genres and types of books. Students will learn what book they are holding by looking at a book cover, copyright page, illustrations, and some information about the book. They will work on three books by finding important informatio
These Class Library or Book Bin Labels will liven up your classroom!Labels look great in color or black & white.4 Sets of labels in different fonts!1 set of labels is:- Resizable- Editable (Add or change genres as you need!)- Ready to cut outLabels for 8 Genres of Fiction included:- Fantasy- Sci
These genre posters include REAL book titles which makes it easier for students to identify types of literature. Posters include:
This compilation of 8 book speeches covers multiple genres. For each speech, I have provided you with a letter to parents/ assignment overview, a speech outline/ planning graphic organizer and a rubric. Each speech also comes with an assigned project. This compilation includes the following genres:
This is something I created for my 5th grade class in 2003. I was bored with the traditional book report format. I am big on routine, so I needed something that would have everything in one place. This 4-page packet includes the following:
* Page 1 - Letter home to parents explaining the book rep
These are great forest themed book bin labels that are sure to look great in any classroom! The genres of literature included in this set are poetry, traditional fiction, historical fiction, science fiction, realistic fiction, memoir, adventure, mystery, fantasy, autobiography, biography and informa
Here's a sample from the Genre of the Month Mini Book Reports Collection by Fields of Brum!
This freebie is the Realistic Fiction mini book report.
In each mini book report in the collection, students are asked to read a book from the genre and complete two different activities about the book.
It can be very time consuming and frustrating when students do not return books to their proper location within our classroom library. Therefore, I have created this companion pack to my Free Genre Labels Sample for your Book Bins. The labels in this pack are designed to be placed on the inside of b
Looking to organize your classroom library? This organizational system is the perfect way to keep your classroom library in alphabetical order! This product includes three different options to help keep your library organized!OPTION 1: BLANK Classroom Library Book Spine Labels (These are the origina
All the labels you need to transform your classroom library into an organized, student-friendly reading zone.With 136 premade labels to choose from, you can label your books by genre / topic, DRA Level, Guided Reading/F&P Level, Lexile Level, AR Level, or combine more than one organization metho
Use these 32 multiple choice genre cards to help your students learn to identify the different literary genres. Each card features a short passage and a multiple choice question. The following eight genres are included and each genre is featured on four different cards throughout the set: biographyr
45 genre anchor charts to display one at a time or all year long!Adorable clipart and short explanations for all readersincludes:fiction and nonfiction posters for younger grades or headers PLUS all these specific genresinformationalliteraturefictionbioautobiographymemoirmythpourquoi taleaboriginal
OCTOBER SET • Instill a love of reading, model fluency, and introduce new genres of stories to your students with monthly Adapted Piece Book Sets.For some of our students, reading anything is overwhelming and may cause distress. As teachers, we need to do our part in making all books accessible to a
Remember all those magazine quizzes we took as teens? This reading personality test is styled after those quizzes. Students LOVE this activity! This version is designed to help students in Grades 3-6 identify which reading genres are best for them. Click to see a video demo of this product (YouTube