This is a lit log for Wolfie & Fly (by Cary Fagan). The themes of this early chapter book are: imagination, friendship, and social skills.
This lit log can be used as a guide for reading instructional (guided reading group, novel study, literature circle, close reading). Parts of this lit log could also be used as a guide for a read aloud.
The key focus skills in the lit log are: use text to ask/answer questions; describe characters/events; explain how illustrations contribute to words; and recount stories/determine central message (sequence events). Other skills in the lit log are: know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words (compound words, words with -ed ending, words with -ing ending); make predictions, make personal responses, and use text to determine meaning of words/phrases.
Reading level of book: end of 2nd grade-beginning of 3rd grade
Interest level of book: grades 1-5