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Are you looking for a SERIOUSLY FUN way to get kids enthused about reading? Humor motivates ALL students - even the most disinterested readers.
This is an often ignored genre, but an absolute student favorite. Kids love to laugh and there are lots of funny books just waiting to be explored. Junie B. Jones, Dairy Of A Wimpy Kid, Calvin And Hobbes, Garfield, Superfudge, Beezus and Ramona, and many, many more!
This report includes:
An optional cover for student materials
A quote for analysis, discussion, and debate
All types of humor clearly defined (classroom poster/anchor chart)
Title, author, format
Character traits, external appearance
Character traits, internal (often exaggerated in humor)
Citing text evidence
A list of character traits to guide student thinking
Critique, recommendation, opinion
Problem or conflict
Events listed in sequential order
Resolution or closure
Illustration with student directions, captioned
This book report is great for whole group instruction, guided reading, and book clubs too. It is aligned to the common core and easily allows for differentiation.
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