Reading Partner Book Text Talk | Reader's Workshop Talking About Books

Grade Levels
2nd - 4th
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  • PDF
  • Google Apps™
70 pages
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  1. Are you looking for creative and engaging ways for launching a reading workshop or any reading program in your upper elementary classroom during the first few weeks of school? These activities come with digital options, too!This bundle has everything you need to get your Reader's Workshop Classroom
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Kick-off the school year and launch a reading workshop with mini-lessons and activities about partner talk about books, being an engaged reader, reacting to books, and recommending books.

Included is everything you need to plan these lessons, workshop guide, suggested teaching points, anchor charts, student activities, and creative activities to get them to remember and apply what you teach them during the first weeks of reading workshop like the getting to know your new reading partner activity, reading is out of this world activity, AND reader text talk bulletin board to keep the reading conversations going!

This set is high interest and engaging to motivate your new bunch of readers!

Save 20% by purchasing this set in the Reading Workshop Bundle

Please see the preview for a closer look at all this product has to offer!


✓Teacher Suggestions and Book Recommendations and Digital Link

✓Reading Workshop Teacher Guide

✓Reading Workshop Mini-Lesson Teacher Guide

✓Optional Teaching Points

✓Reading Log

Anchor Charts

  • Reading Partners
  • How to be a Good Reading Partner
  • Reading Partners Help You…
  • Partner Text Talk {2 formats + bulletin board}
  • Engaged Readers
  • How to Be Engaged
  • Engaged Reading Helps You…
  • Reacting to Books
  • Book Chats
  • When You Book Chat
  • Recommending Books

✓Student Reference Pages (2 sizes)

✓Student Bookmarks

✓Sticky Note Accountability Pages

✓Getting to Know Your Reading Partner Talk Stems

✓How to Be A Good Partner Brainstorming Sheet

✓Reader Reflection

✓Book Recommendation Card

✓Reading Is Out of This World Bulletin Board

✓Book Chat Sign-Up Chart

✓Being an Engaged Reader Reflection 

Recent Feedback on this Product:

"This product has helped my students so much with how they talk. They love the Reader Text Talk for when they get stuck on what to say."

"Wonderful tools for my reading mini-lessons. I'm excited to use them this year!"

"This is the perfect companion to TC reader's workshop! Love the post-it note page!"

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