Build your students' reading comprehension with these Before, During, and After reading activities that can be used with ANY fictional text! Over 100 graphic organizers, writing prompts, story maps, projects, rubrics, posters, writing extensions, writing paper, and teacher tips are included.
The resource is organized into the following sections:
Book Covers (for making student packets)
Story Elements: Setting
Story Elements: Main Events
Story Elements: Characters
Story Elements: Lessons, Morals, & Themes
Forming Connections & Responses
After Reading Activities
Generic Final Draft Paper
Guided Reading Discussion Cards
Story Prompt Cards
Each section includes a detailed introduction with teacher tips. All activities have been aligned with second and third grade Common Core standards. They can also serve as assessments, and can be easily differentiated based on individual needs.