Guided Reading Activities Bundle for Upper Elementary

Rated 4.88 out of 5, based on 831 reviews
831 Ratings
Wise Guys
Grade Levels
3rd - 6th
Formats Included
  • Zip
205 pages
List Price:
You Save:
List Price:
You Save:
Share this resource
Report this resource to TPT
Wise Guys

What educators are saying

There is a large variety of activities. I used these in literacy centers and small groups. Thank you!
This resource helped me organize my resources and teaching for my students during guided reading. I love using this resource for all aspects of guided reading.


Do you struggle with finding engaging guided reading activities for your upper elementary students? This guided reading activity bundle is an amazing collection of activities that will have your students interested and engaged in reading as part of your comprehensive program for reading. These guided reading activities are intended to help students understand the reading strategies for both literature and informational text and to improve literacy and reading comprehension. There are over 200 pages of resources!

This high interest guided reading bundle includes:

Guided Reading Tips and Advice Resource (4 pages)

Guided Reading Assessment (2 pages)

9 Reading Strategy Assessments and Rubrics (CCSS aligned) 18 pages

-Character Analysis


-Main Idea and Details

-Making Inferences

-Nonfiction Structure

-Point of View



-Words and Phrases

→29 Graphic Organizers

-Character Chart

-Character Hippo

-Cluster Web

-Connections Chart

-Describing Wheel

-Faction and Opinion

-Fiction Story Puzzle

-Five W's Chart

-Flow Chart

-Inference Chart

-KWL Chart

-Main Idea Map

-Main Idea and Details

-Predicting with Evidence

-Problem and Fix-Up

-Problem and Solution



-Sticky Note Connections

-Sticky Note Questioning

-Sticky Note Vocabulary

-Story Map

-Text Features


-Venn Diagram


-Vocabulary Boxes

-Vocabulary Organizer

→13 Reading Extension Activities (14 pages)

-Compare and Contrast

-Create a Billboard

-Creating Apps

-Multiple Choices

-Music Connections

-Sequencing Recipe

-Squiggle Picture

-Social Networking

-Story Menu

-Story Pyramid



-Word Find Puzzle

→30 Inference Task Cards (13 pages)

-task cards

-answer key


→12 Reading Fiction Strategy Task Cards (7 pages)

-Compare and Contrast

-Making Inferences

-Sequence of Events



-Cause and Effect

-Drawing Conclusions


-Main Idea and Details

-Making Connections

-Point of View


12 Reading Nonfiction Strategy Task Cards (8 pages)

-Compare and Contrast

-Making Inferences

-Sequence of Events


-Author's Purpose

-Cause and Effect

-Drawing Conclusions


-Main Idea and Details

-Making Connections

-Fact or Opinion

-Citing Evidence

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Reading Guide and Answer Key (52 pages)

Universal Novel Activities (57 pages)

→Sporting Extension Activity

→Create Your Own Website Activity

→Discussion University Activity

→Literature Circles Task Cards

→Sticky Note Reading

→Die Reading Activity

Download our preview for details!

The Reading Literature Common Core Standards that this amazing resource covers are:
















Be the first to know about discounts, freebies and new resources!

· Click the green star to get email notifications about new resources and sales.

· Join our newsletter.

· Find our blog – Creativity in the Modern Classroom or follow us on Facebook.

Copyright © Wise Guys

All rights reserved by author.

Permission to copy for single classroom use only.

Not for public display.

Please purchase additional licenses if you intend to share this product.

Total Pages
205 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
Report this resource to TPT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TPT’s content guidelines.


to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, distinguishing literal from nonliteral language.
Distinguish their own point of view from that of the narrator or those of the characters.
Explain how specific aspects of a text’s illustrations contribute to what is conveyed by the words in a story (e.g., create mood, emphasize aspects of a character or setting).


Questions & Answers


TPT empowers educators to teach at their best.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up