Print out this reading journal activity book and hand out to your students! They will be on their way creating reading journals as they read through the book. Everyday, they will be responsible for using reading strategies to understand the book. Additional activities such as creating Holocaust poems, creating a map, and a character sketch are also included. Finally, a final project where the students groups are turned into film companies with different role assignments is a big hit! Rubrics and assessment tools are provided.
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