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Genius Hour Reading Activity Unit

Wise Guys
Grade Levels
3rd - 6th, Homeschool
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30 pages
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This Genius Hour Reading Unit is sure to be a hit with your reading class. Genius Hour Reading is a time for students to do an in-depth reading project based on a fiction or non-fiction book they have read. This allow students CHOICE in their learning. This would be an excellent resource for whole class end of novel/book projects, or enrichment for your higher level students in reading as well!

Here is what is included:

-Genius Hour Teacher Tips Handout

-A PowerPoint introduction to Genius Hour Reading to Your Students (7 slides)

-A Genius Hour Reading Letter to Send Home to Parents

-An Ideas Handout for Students (5 pages)

-Ideas Task Cards (over 20 cards)

-Reading Ideas Helper (2 per page)-A Planning Stage handout

-A Student Introductory handout

-A Weekly Reflection handout

-Bibliography Tips handout (4 per page)

-Bibliography recording sheet

-Presentation Toolkit (4 per page)

-Grading Rubric

-Design a Website Idea (15 pages)

-Sports Idea (3 pages)

This is a very comprehensive bundle that will give you the tools to successfully implement Genius Hour Reading in your classroom.

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