This set includes activities for up to nine students to participate in historical fiction literature circles. Each role comes with a response sheet that students complete after reading their assigned pages. Graphic organizers allow students to record notes and their thinking as they research the time period in which the novel takes place.
Task descriptions are included too. Print one set of the descriptions and hang in your classroom for students to access while they are completing the roles.
Also included are Before You Read, Theme, and Reflection activities.
The set focuses on historical fiction, allowing students to understand the unique characteristics of the genre.