Reading Response activity gives your students practice locating evidence in their independent nonfiction reading.
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Your students will love the chance to read these highly popular, informative nonfiction texts filled with a variety of nonfiction text features. Collect the entire series of 14.
Provide accountability in your supported independent reading time! Students read independently, then respond to what they read. Each answer must be supported with a page number citation! You will know your students are reading.
Targeted for 3rd & 4th grades, these Nonfiction Readers and the Read-and-Respond/Citing Evidence pages can also be used with selected groups of readers in 2nd and 5th.
•2 one-page (front and back) response sheets
•Each response sheet is one page containing 5 questions and 5 citations (10 answers total)
•The second response sheet for each book is offered as:
an individual or small-group reteach activity,
for students who want to read a book twice and get credit for each reading,
or extra credit for those who enjoy reading nonfiction and citing evidence.
•2 one-page (front and back) answer sheets
•Answer Sheets provide tips on locating information in addition to answers and page numbers
•Reading record sheet to record the books read; place for student response scores included
•5 pages of Common Core Standards for Reading Informational Text, grades 2-5 included
•Nonfiction Readers Info & Recommended Reading pages
•4 anchor chart posters
The difficulty level of the questions and responses is moderately easy. The majority are simple search and find literal answers. Most are restated using the exact same language as the text, with a few questions designed to stretch readers to the next level. When possible, questions are structured to encourage use of text features when locating information.
Use these Read and Respond printables to give your students practice in locating and citing evidence in nonfiction texts.
Featured skills include:
•Locating and citing evidence.
•Using text features to locate information
•Practice: Independent reading: informational texts
•Accountability: Independent reading: informational texts
•Building Background Knowledge: nonfiction: science, social studies