Use these materials and devices to do simple research about well-known authors, and to review and recall favorite books. Download the free app called QRafter to scan these QR codes. This activity might also spark curiosity in students to read books that are new to them!
Post the Author Website QR code posters in a prominent spot in your classroom. They could be used as literacy centers or as weekly challenges. Included are two options for recording information about the authors.
Students read the clue on the poster, and take a guess as to who the author might be. Then they scan the QR codes on the small posters which are linked to author websites.
This product includes posters leading to the websites for Marc Brown, Cynthia Rylant, Peggy Parish, Annie Barrows, J.K. Rowling, Ron Roy, Dan Gutman, Lincoln Peirce, Jeff Kinney, Katherine Applegate, R.J. Palacio, Theodor Geisel, and Mary Pope Osborne.
Students will love using devices and QR codes to learn more about these authors!