Four fabulous, favorite, beginning of the year – or anytime – book journals to start off your year with a bang!!!!! Each of these books can be a springboard to class discussions, establishment of classroom rules, behavior and team building, getting to know you, or just plain fun. This 165 page bundle includes graphic organizers, constructed response writing, vocabulary, story elements, and much more that include:
- Fiction vs. nonfiction
- What do you know about...
-Questions/Answers during reading organizer
During Reading Activities:
- Comprehension questions
After Reading Activities:
- Compare and contrast
- Friendly letter writing
- Main Idea
- Reader's response writing prompts
- Book rating pages
- Author's purpose
- Vocabulary cards for students
- ABC order of vocab. words
- Adjective find
- Important Nouns
-Author’s Viewpoint graphic organizer
-Focus Wall vocab cards
-Write your own recipe for Enemy Pie
-Write your own recipe for Friendship Pie
-Summing it up – What did you learn?
-Beginning, Middle, End
-Setting, Problem, Solution
-Fun Writing, Drawing and Text-To-Self Activities!
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