Mystery book club materials and general plans for elementary school mystery book literature circles. Mystery book clubs are excellent environments for working on key comprehension areas--read the preview file for details.
Create individual case files for students by stapling these graphic organizers into manila files, and give students CD copies of audiobook versions of novels to aid them with their fluency while reading at home. You can make this as elaborate or as simple as you like!
Example books include Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys, Encyclopedia Brown, Box Car Children, Cam Jansen, A to Z Mysteries, Nate the Great, Three Times Lucky, Holes, When You Reach Me.