This Common Core aligned literacy packet is a great way to introduce literature circles to first or second graders. Students can read the book and complete each page with a literature circle or students can complete the packet as a part of their homework routine.
The packet includes pages that work on the following skills:
- Text word search
-Retelling key details from the text
-Illustrate the setting
-Comprehension text questions
After your students complete this pack, they will be excited to read more! Check out my other Henry and Mudge literacy packs.
Common Core Standards covered in this literacy pack:
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of the central message or lesson from the story.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or name the book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion, and provide some sense of closure.