Social Issues Book Clubs with Daily Discussion Prompts

Grade Levels
2nd - 6th, Homeschool
Formats Included
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38 pages
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Use this product to easily implement a unit that addresses social issues through student book clubs.

A variety of talking points are the focus for book club meetings, and the talking points are printed on sticky notes for students to easily reference.

Instructions are provided on introducing social issues, as well as tips for conducting book clubs. Also included is a rubric for assessing individuals in book clubs, and an extension writing activity.

The table of contents is listed below:

Teacher Tip (What is a social issue?)

Teacher Tip (Introducing the Unit)

List of Possible Social Issues to Discuss

Teacher Tip (Introducing Book Clubs)

Social Issues Book Suggestions

Book Club Choices Sheet

Book Club Plans (Teacher Tip and Samples)

Daily Book Club Agendas

Teacher Tip (Sticky Notes for Book Clubs)

Sticky Note Example

Focus of the Day signs (with matching sticky note templates)

Teacher Rubrics for Book Clubs

Book Club Daily Summarizer

Rate Our Book Club Reflection

Teacher Tip (Related research sources)

Persuasive Writing Extension Activity

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Total Pages
38 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.


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