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Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"

Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Interactive Reading Journal "Book Talk"
Product Description
Scissors, Glue and Comprehension, Two! "Book Talk" Interactive Reading Journal

Have you been thinking about using an interactive reading journal in your classroom? Get your students started using Book Talk.

This resource can be used with individual students, small groups, or a whole group. It can be used with read-aloud chapter books or beginning chapter books that the students are reading.

The activities in the journal build comprehension and reinforce story elements through the use of foldables that are glued into a journal. Foldables are graphic organizers that help students organize their thinking. They are hands-on, resulting in higher student interest.

Contents
70+ pages of resources, including...
• "How to Use This Resource"
• Tips for Using Interactive Notebooks with young children
• Reading Journal
• Foldables and Activities with written and photographic directions
• "What Are You Thinking About?" poster set

The Importance of Book Talk
As professional educators, we know about the essential role that oral language plays in literacy development. Research about early literacy development clearly indicates that we are on the right track when we talk with our students about what they are reading, and encourage them to articulate what they are thinking about when they are reading.

Facilitate “book talks” with your students. The oral language involved in these discussions builds comprehension and gives students the opportunity to make connections that they may not have made on their own. The questions in the journal can be used to guide discussions about the books students are reading or listening to. The question range in complexity, from basic recall and retelling to higher order thinking skills.
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Total Pages
73 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 month
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