This take home reading backpack will excite and encourage your students to read at home. It will also facilitate and guide parent participation in their child's reading.
The students will take home a teddy bear named Buddy and his backpack filled with fiction and non fiction texts that are night time themed.
The backpack includes:
1. 4 different activities
2. Parent letters to explain the purpose of each activity
3. Student instruction cards for each activity
4. Buddy the Bear's journal with four different writing pages to accommodate the writing level of your students
5. 4 different animal masks
Activities include retelling, creative writing, mask making, and journal writing. Everything you need (except for the bear) is included. This resource will also make an excellent literacy center for your classroom.