Literature circles are a great way to provide students with an opportunity to select books of their choice and to work cooperatively while thinking and responding critically to what they are reading.
This download provides resources for you to start literature circles in your own classroom. By using these resources, students will self-assess and reflect on their answers and their participation.
You will receive:
*Literature Circle contract
*Literature Circle book selection form
*Fiction Literature Circle role forms:
*Literature Circle self-reflection form
*Literature Circle group reflection form
*Literature Circle discussion form
*2-page Literature Circle Summary form
*Book project choices form for early finishers
*Literature Circle anecdotal notes form
*Nonfiction Literature Circle role forms:
Text Structure Teacher
Text Feature Analyzer
These resources support the Common Core reading standards. Your students will love them, and so will you!