Give your 4th grade students meaningful homework where they can read a fiction or non-fiction text of their choice and apply a wide-variety of reading prompts to the section of the text they read each night. Interactive reading logs provide a necessary bridge between students, teachers, and parents. They were also created using the 4th grade Reading Standards for Literacy and Informational texts. Beyond the Common Core, the reading prompts will ensure that students are thinking within, beyond, and about the text while using reading processing skills such as summarizing, making connections, predicting, inferring, synthesizing, analyzing, and critiquing. This product will give you everything you need to get started using interactive reading logs in your classroom. It includes:
-Rationales for Using Interactive Reading Logs and Directions for Using Interactive Reading Logs
-4 Different Fiction Weekly Independent Reading Logs. These are printable and can be copied front to back.
-4 Different Non-Fiction Weekly Independent Reading Logs. These are printable and can be copied front to back.
-Weekly Independent Reading Log Grading Rubric that assesses reading habits and response to reading.
-Reading Record for students to track and monitor independent reading progress.
-Genre Codes Key for the Reading Record
-Easy, Just Right, or Challenging? explanation for the Reading Record.
-Books to Read list for students to track books they'd like to read for independent reading next.
-Status of the Class-Independent Reader Check-In to help teachers monitor how fast students progress through their independent reading books.
-Monthly Independent Reading Self-Reflection that asks students to reflect on their reading habits and set goals for themselves as readers.
-Rationales, Explanation, Template, and Self-Reflection for teaching using Reading Minilessons
-28 recommended reading minilesson statements to support readers as they learn to apply the interactive reading prompts to their reading.
-A list of the 14 Common Core State Standards met for Literary and Informational Reading through Interactive Reading Logs.
Purchase this product to ensure that your students develop consistent reading habits outside of school and are constantly engaging in thinking surrounding their reading. If you are sick of parents just signing reading minutes for students, this will eliminate that completely. Enjoy meeting the CCSS with your 4th grade students while building a habit of lifelong reading.
*If you are considering buying this product for multiple grade levels, please note that the format of the product is the same with CCSS adjusted to meet each grade level.