2-page historical fiction organizer. The first page helps students record basic story structure elements like, character, setting, plot. On the second page, students superimpose fact vs. fiction to see the unique characteristics of historical
This provides both knowledge level and higher level thinking questions, chapter-by-chapter for Avi's book, The Fighting Ground. The first section is for students, the second section is the answer key for teachers.
I use this two-sided log Monday through Thursday to have students be aware the natural thinking they do as they read. It captures genre, status, and a short description of a reading strategy they used. It is quick, but gets students in the habit of