HOW TO START LIT CIRCLES! When I first started literature circles with my second graders, I was a little hesitant that they could handle i.
Literature Circles (We call them Book Clubs) are my favorite part of Reader's Workshop! I actually use it as a literacy center, where students form their own reading group, each taking on a different role. Not only are these great enrichment idea to engage fast finishers, it's a also awesome for promoting independence during guided reading! Perfect for first, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade classrooms.
Book Clubs - Grade}Supports and Grade CCSS Book Clubs are a great way to keep your students motivated to read, encourage independence and responsibility, and support and meet the Common Core Standards for reading, language, and speaking and listening.
Teach students how to summarize fiction and non fiction text with tons of different activities and ideas to help your learners. Includes: worksheets, crafts, printables, interactive notebook pages, and more.