Here are 18 questions that will get your students thinking specifically about the non-fiction genre including fact/subject, autobiography/memoir, and biography!
These prompts can be paired with any non-fiction narrative or fact book of any length, at any reading level. Prompts can be chosen by students or assigned by the teacher or both!
Students will read a fact book of your/their choice. They will choose or be assigned a question; students will record their answer onto binder paper, but quotes, explanations, and/or examples from the text are REQUIRED as the included sample-journal illustrates. Designed for multiple uses, multi-use. See my Facebook page, Reading Response Creations, for a close-up of the page as well as comments and tips about this and many other products!!
Flexible use options:
-use with whole class, small groups, or individuals
-use for lit.circles, book studies, book clubs, or genre studies
-use as a document during independent reading, SSR/DEAR
-use to supplement ANY reading program or to supplement short stories in teacher-purchased books or on-line resources
-use as part of a project
-use as a page in a packet for HW or classwork
-use during guided reading
-use as test prep. for formulating short answers
Get your students reading, reflecting-on, and writing about non-fiction!