These 8 reading passages are designed for 3rd grade or 4th grade students to read and determine the main idea. The practice is leveled so that one set of the reading passages has multiple choice answers, and the other set of task cards are free response (students must decide on the main idea independently).
$ This product includes 10 reading response activities and projects to complement a novel study of The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman. The following activities and projects are included in the file: Anticipation Guide; Searching for Similes WS; Cause and Effect WS ; Silly-Sounding Slang; Doing Sums (and Other Math); Wanted Posters ; Character Report Card; Storyboard ; Newspaper Article; Cumulative Activity: Compare/Contrast Writing Assignment with Rubric. All answer keys included.
Do your students crave creative ways to respond to their reading? How about you? Do you long for fun activities that motivate students to read while simultaneously developing students’ reading comprehension skills? Well, then you’re going to LOVE this resource filled with 20 Creative Reading Response Activities! Along with the 20 fun and educational reading response activities, you’ll also find everything you need to set up a reading response program or journal in your classroom.