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What Would the Characters in the Book You're Reading Post as their Facebook Status?

What Would the Characters in the Book You're Reading Post as their Facebook Status?

Print a thin strip of questions for students to glue in their notebook and answer. Beats trying to copy all the questions from the board (or not writing them down at all!)

Print a thin strip of questions for students to glue in their notebook and answer. Beats trying to copy all the questions from the board (or not writing them down at all!)

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Reading Comprehension Colossal Poster

This series of Facebook handouts can be used to create a mock facebook page for any character(s) from short stories, novels, films etc.  This

Mimic Me Transition Game

This series of Facebook handouts can be used to create a mock facebook page for any character(s) from short stories, novels, films etc. This

This would be such an awesome lesson! Around valentines day, have students pick out a blind date with a book and then present their blind date to the class on Valentines Day! Still celebrating, but also learning.  *UPDATE* Actually did this with my 7th grade students this last semester and they had a BLAST! What a great way to get students reading!

And Now For The Greatest Blind Date Ever

This would be such an awesome lesson! Around valentines day, have students pick out a blind date with a book and then present their blind date to the class on Valentines Day! Still celebrating, but also learning. *UPDATE* Actually did this with my 7th grade students this last semester and they had a BLAST! What a great way to get students reading!

set it up on their desks...a statement and a question (or quiz question) to end a lesson. Exit slip...

Blog Swap and Hop

set it up on their desks...a statement and a question (or quiz question) to end a lesson. Exit slip...

Interactive Reading Journals....could be used for almost any subject and the students can use them as study guides/references...you learn better by doing :)

Interactive Reading Journals....could be used for almost any subject and the students can use them as study guides/references...you learn better by doing :)

Times Machine is a wonderful database of New York Times articles that allows students to access exact digital copies of the famous newspaper dating back to 1851. With articles about everything from the sinking of the Titanic to death of President Lincoln, this is a valuable resource that can be used as source documents in history class or for many other classroom uses.

TimesMachine

Times Machine is a wonderful database of New York Times articles that allows students to access exact digital copies of the famous newspaper dating back to 1851. With articles about everything from the sinking of the Titanic to death of President Lincoln, this is a valuable resource that can be used as source documents in history class or for many other classroom uses.

Newspaper generator. Very cool -- type in your story, and the website makes it look like a newspaper article.

Newspaper generator. Very cool -- type in your story, and the website makes it look like a newspaper article.

pinner says:  For all my teacher friends-repin!!! Books listed by reading strategy - inferring, synthesizing, making connections, etc.

pinner says: For all my teacher friends-repin!!! Books listed by reading strategy - inferring, synthesizing, making connections, etc.

Add a little fun to ANY novel, play, short story, or history unit with this easy-to-use worksheet. Click HERE for print-and-teach materials!

Character Cell Phone – Fun Writing Handout, Use with ANY Literature Grades 6-12

Add a little fun to ANY novel, play, short story, or history unit with this easy-to-use worksheet. Click HERE for print-and-teach materials!