Keep your students focused and learning as they work independently during your reading block. Let students select independent work to do while you are working with others in guided reading.
5 pre-made choice boards are included as well as one that is blank for your own choices..
In this five are 2 primary boards for daily 5, one with pictures and titles and one with only pictures.
3 are choice boards for 2nd, 3rd or 4th grade that work well for writing after reading a story or responding to science and social studies. My class uses Reach for Reading but these also work using Article of the Day from ReadWorks which are free to teachers.
My students complete one assignment in a 15 or 20 minute rotation.
Choices to select from include: (choice board only, activities not included)
Spelling - Roll and Write
Spelling - Write it write you words in pen, marker, and pencil
Reading Response Activities -
Design a cover for your book, journal story elements to summarize book, write the beginning, middle and end of your book.
Science or Social Studies - (3 - 2- 1 strategy. Write 3 facts that you have learned in your book, include new vocabulary words.
Student finish 5 choices by end of the week.