Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts

Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
Close Reading and Annotating Literary Texts
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Here's everything you need to teach your students how to annotate literary texts. You'll have clear instructions, tips, and best of all, texts that students can use to practice annotating. This will make it so easy for you to teach this important reading skill!

Here's what you'll get:

  • student notes explaining what annotation is
  • why it is beneficial
  • when & what students should annotate
  • a list of things students can look for in a text
  • where to actually annotate on a text & what to do if they cannot write in the text
  • a short practice text that you can use for guided instruction
  • self-assessment form after the practice
  • 4 additional texts that students can use to annotate -- they increase in difficulty
  • 3 examples of annotations (one too much annotation, one not enough, and one just right -- kind of like the three bears!) -- perfect for class discussion
  • self-assessment tool that students can use for any text they annotate
  • bookmarks with tips on what to annotate
  • answer document with sample annotations

Reasons to love this resource:

  • teaching annotation is challenging! This resource has everything you need!
  • ready to teach -- just print and go!
  • perfect for differentiation, reading workshop, literacy centers, individual instruction, even as a book club activity
  • strengthens critical thinking skills

Check out the preview to see what's included.

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You'll receive a zipped file that will contain the teaching resource and the sample annotation documents (perfect for class discussion!)

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Marypat

Total Pages
24 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
2 days
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