Need a reading workshop activity that will have your students sifting through lots of books and reading beyond their comfort zone? Try book speed dating. This 45 minute long lesson, includes a Prezi Presentation, QR Codes of Middle School appropriate books to post around the classroom, Score Sheet and Instructions to build this into your reading workshop activities.
I believe there is a book for everyone. This activity will allow students to practice how to get beyond the initial cover peak and give a book a chance. Students will learn how to "flirt" with books and how to read books they might not have ever looked at before.