Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities

Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
Reading Response: 11 Interactive Activities
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This product includes 11 interactive reading activities that can be used all year long to help keep reading fun and students engaged. Each activity includes a teacher direction page, along with suggestions in how to use the activity.

Teacher Directions For:
1) Matching the Characters to the Settings!
Decide which template you would like to use. Find four different pictures (settings) from the Internet to place on the projector (I paste them into a Powerpoint show). Give the students about 5 minutes to create a character for each picture. You’ll be amazed at what they create! My students LOVE this activity!!
Example: picture of a red curtained stage
Student Creations: lion tamer, American Idol performer, magician, dancer, actor

2) Matching the Settings to the Characters!
Find four different pictures (characters) from the Internet to place on the projector (I paste them into a Powerpoint show). Give the students about 5 minutes to create a setting for each character. You'll enjoy watching their creativity!

3) Give me PROOF!
Assign a story and character for students to use during this activity. Students have to search through the story to find the listed characteristics for the character. They also have to write the page where the character displays the characteristic and a sentence that proves it.

4) Spotting a Change!
Assign a story for students to use during this activity. Students have to search through the story to find the different settings. They have to draw a picture of the setting, list the page numbers that include the setting, and write one sentence describing the setting.

5) Comparing a Character to Myself!
Assign a story for students to use during this activity. Students have to use a venn diagram to compare and contrast the character and themselves.

6) Comparing Characters!
Assign a story for students to use during this activity. Students have to use a venn diagram to compare and contrast two characters in the story.

7) Change the SET!
Assign a story for students to use during this activity. Students have to create a new setting for the story. They must draw a picture of their new setting and explain how the story would have changed in this new setting.

8) Character Facebook Page!
Assign a character for students to use during this activity. Students have to use clues from the story to build a Facebook Page for the character. There is an area for them to create a friend list, an about me section, and capture photographs of events from the story.

9) My Story Tree!
Assign a story for students to use during this activity. Students use what they read to complete the story tree.

10) Author's Purpose YouTube Fun!
Have students use prongs to fasten the two circles together. Show clips from YouTube and let students determine the purpose of the clips by turning their pies to the correct pieces and raising them in the air.

11) Choose a Setting-Take a Selfie!
Cut the settings out and place them into a bowl. Have students pull a setting from the bowl. Students must draw a selfie of themselves in that setting demonstrating understanding of a given topic.



Clipart Credit:
www.mycutegraphics.com
www.whimsyclips.com
Total Pages
31 pages
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Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
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