Fiction Reading Log: Metaphor

Fiction Reading Log: Metaphor
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

317 KB|1 page
Product Description
I use SSR as a way to decompress after Friday quizzes. I also assign 60 minutes of reading at home over the weekend using a book the student has chosen (reading level appropriate, of course). In conjunction with SSR and the assigned reading, students complete a Reading Log for every 60 minute block of reading. The Reading Logs are excellent ways for students to 1) review and practice literary elements we are learning in class and 2) be accountable for their homework. Throughout the year, students also use the Reading Logs to help them with different projects such as book reports, presentations, etc.

This Reading Log has been CLASSROOM TESTED and has received positive feedback. Students have commented that it challenged them because it required them to engage in their reading beyond what they usually do, as well as made them realize how literary devices are used in different genres and not just "the classical stuff."

Main Student Objectives:
- Analyze a fiction or non-fiction text for different literary devices, plot, and characterization
- Construct summaries
- Infer future events in a written work
- Cite examples from the text that highlight a literary device
- Reflect on the author/character's motivation in a literary text

Included in this product is:
- ONE Reading Log worksheet (it can also be folded in half and used as a bookmark)

**Please check my store for more Reading Logs, each one focusing on a different literary device!**

This Reading Log is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. This item cannot be copied beyond use for classroom materials, altered, bundled, or sold in any way, shape, or form.
Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
Report this Resource
Digital Download
More products from H Shah Teaches
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up