If your students are struggling coming up with what to write after they have completed their independent reading, then this download is the perfect fit for your classroom. It includes 8 pages of activities students can use whether reading at home or in school independently.
-Reading Log Responses - a list of questions/prompts students can use to generate ideas after reading.
-Think Aloud Worksheet
-Sketch to Stretch - Students will sketch images after each reading for two weeks and then use those illustrations to help them write a summary.
-IR task - Generate a written response based on author's message, their emotional connection to the story and connections to what they already know.
-Question Worksheet - Students will generate questions on their reading based on specific types of questions.
-Character Sketch - Take notes on a character's physical appearance and personality while using textual evidence as support.
-Analyzing the Text Worksheet - a worksheet with 7 questions helping students to think critically about the text.