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5 Fun Ways to Get Students Engaged in Reading Aloud | As teachers we already know that too many students would rather avoid reading, and reading aloud makes some kids feel downright scared. That shouldn't be the response we get from our readers. This guest post describes a handful of incredibly fun and engaging methods for getting students involved in reading aloud and having fun while they do it. Read alouds will never be the same in your classroom!

What to Do When Kids Don't Read Fluently

It’s hard to know what to say when kids struggle with reading out loud, but fluency practice can actually be a lot of fun! Read this blog for tips.

Literacy Centres - Ideas from My Classroom

Literacy centre activity ideas for your classroom. Perfect for 5-8 year old students in Junior Primary or Elementary grades.

Reading Response Journals

Reading Response Journals are the perfect place for students to respond to novels that are read aloud in the classroom. This Reading Response Journal covers 10 different reading skills and strategies. There is a Divider Tab for each skill or strategy, each with a built in Anchor Chart. This resource also includes Mini Lessons to introduce each skill or strategy. These journals were designed for use with Literature Texts and intended for Upper Elementary classrooms.

Golden Ticket: Hide in Seldom-Read Library or Classroom Books FUN!

Freebie from TPT! Golden Tickets....hide these in rarely-read library or classroom books to offer a surprise to the reader! Fun motivational tool.