Reading Responses for Fiction

Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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40 pages
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This product is designed to support readers in responding to fictional text. It includes almost 40 pages of strategies with a graphic organizer to record their evidence and thinking and sentence starters to respond to the text using their organizer. It also includes a couple pages of teacher tips.

Included in this pack:

- Questioning

- Types of Questioning

- Visualizing

- Personal Connections

- Text-to-Text Connections

- Text-to-World Connections

- Text-to-Media Connections

- Reasonable Predictions

- Evaluating Predictions

- Visual Summary

- Breaking it Down to Summarize

- Setting: Place

- Setting: Time

- Setting: Tone

- Character Actions

- Character Emotions

- Character Traits

- Character Relationships

- Character Roles

- Character Changes

- Types of Conflicts

- Events

- Related Events

- Exposition

- Moment of Conflict

- Rising Action

- Climax

- Resolution

- Events Lead to Theme

- Character Change is the Message

- Conflict Resolution

- Reactions to Text

- Opinions About Text

Great for upper grade elementary classrooms, grades 3-6. Students who are encouraged to think about their reading will become real readers rather than word-callers!

Please download for use in your classroom and encourage your friends to download the document themselves. Thank you!

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40 pages
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