This product is the second unit of my reading workshop curriculum and focuses on fiction titles. This product can easily be used with an interactive notebook.
This unit will teach your students concepts, strategies, and techniques for reading and comprehension, while encouraging students to read and interact with good literature
Build theories about characters
Move from inference to interpretation
TEKS and Common Core Aligned!
There are 23 easy to follow lessons included as well as book suggestions. This is the perfect product to help you easily conduct a reading workshop in your classroom.
The Lessons included are:
L1: Making Movies in our minds
L2: Living in the world of the story
L3: Walking in our Character’s Shoes
L4: Making Connections
L5: Predictions: Characteristics and past actions
L6: Predictions: how it will happen
L7: Gathering Details about characters
L8: Combining Strategies
L9: Talking to grow theories
L10: Making theories: Character’s actions
L11: Making theories: Acting as a character
L12: Making theories: What’s inside
L13: Making theories: characters are complicated
L14: Making theories: Character hold things close to them
L15: Sharpening theories: Excerpts
L16: Studying secondary characters
L17: Organizing our thoughts to make big ideas
L18: Revising our theories
L19: Character’s motivations and struggles
L20: Strengthening Our Theories
L21: Reoccurring Theme
L22: Finding the Message
L23: Setting Reading Goals/Celebration!
Graphic organizers are included to help students practice the new skills taught.
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If you have any questions let me know!