This packet contains six literature role task cards and six corresponding bulletin board posters to be used during reader's workshop or literature circles.
Literature roles are a great way to allow for flexibility within the reading workshop. Literature roles places students in small comprehension groups - a group to discuss literature, words, and evaluate the text. Literature groups are a great way to differentiate reading within your classroom!
This literature role unit utilizes the literature roles of:
Students are assigned one of the six literature roles for every day they read their narrative text. This provides students with a purpose for their reading, which increases student comprehension. Students present their findings in their literature circle - a cooperative group where books are discussed, analyzed, and evaluated.
The six literature role task cards are perfect for use in reading centers. Print, copy, and laminate these task cards and your literature circles can begin! The six posters also included in this packet are great for use on a bulletin board. They provide students with a reminder of the purpose of each role as well as how to record the information in their journals.
Common Core Anchor Standards met with these literature role task cards are…
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