TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD: A reader's notebook for To Kill a Mockingbird--a place for your students to reflect and respond as they read--with minimal cutting and pasting!
I love the idea of readers’ notebooks--they are powerful tools for critical thinking as students read. But I also know that I am often pressed for time and, therefore, can't devote much of it to the cutting and pasting of interactive journals--as fun as that might be! So, I created this notebook. It is one that can take the students beyond chapter questions and allow them to explore their own questions, thoughts and theories about the text. It requires them to be more independent as they explore Lee's ideas and purpose in writing.
Students will take notes as they read, and then use their notebooks for group and class discussions, Socratic seminars and for any assessments you choose to give them. You can pick and choose from among the pages to suit the areas you would like to cover. I have also included an editable template, should you like to add some pages.
This journal contains
In the zip file, you will find:
--journal size pages
--tabs for printing
--editable blank templates in case you'd like to add something
--instructions for putting the journals together
You might also like A Separate Peace Reader's Notebook
, Animal Farm
or my Reader's Notebook for Any Text
Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and products:
• Look for the green star near the top of any page within my store and click it to become a follower. You will then receive customized email updates about this store.