Literature activities

Explore a variety of literature activities that will foster a love for reading and enhance comprehension skills. Discover fun and interactive ways to engage with your favorite books and authors.
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This blog post explores innovative and engaging lesson plans for any novel unit... ranging from task cards to book instagram pages to a novel podcast project. Student choice is key here, and students can find something they would like to complete in order to convey their reading, comprehension, and

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Carla
25 reading activities that your students can complete with ANY text! Includes activities to check comprehension and to visualize and connect with the content. Perfect for any language arts class! Reading, Reading Comprehension, Common Core Reading, Comprehension Activities, Reading Response Activities, Teaching English, Learning Sight Words, Language Teaching, Teaching Literature

Some of you may know that I have the mother of all multi-level classes this year: 6th-12th grade, 1st-7th year Spanish. I asked parents and students for grace during the first few weeks as I figured out how to meet everyone’s needs, and they did. We are now finishing up week four, and I have a…

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gabriela fernandez
6th Grade Reading, Middle School English, High School, Middle School Reading, Middle School Novel Studies, Middle School Reading Activities, Middle School Literature, Multiple Choice, Teaching Reading

A multiple choice quiz after reading is a quick and easy way to check student comprehension, but it doesn't allow you to assess deeper understanding and it certainly isn't fun or creative. If you are looking for more meaningful and engaging activities to use with students during literature circles or a novel unit, here's twelve ideas that are favorites in my classroom and the Common Core standards they align with.

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Michele Geoghegan
Middle School Reading, Reading Response, Assessment, Middle School English, Project Based Learning, Teaching Strategies, School Reading, Teaching Reading, English Classroom

So many project options! I love giving students lots of choices to showcase their learning. Check out this graphic for lots of ideas on how to assess student understanding and comprehension of any novel. What would you add to this list? #bespokeela #2ndaryela #EdChat

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Bridgett White Shrader
Pre K, English, Resim, Kindergarten Activities, Activities, Cool Writing, Drama, Blog, Storytelling Kids

Storytelling is a wonderful way to build creativity and imagination in your students. How can storytelling activities be beneficial in the classroom? There are so many ways! inspires purposeful talkingraises enthusiasm for reading textsinitiates writingenhances communityimproves writingengages students Want to see how each of these activities work? Watch the Storytelling Activities video on my YouTube

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Kathleen O'Donnell