Mystery Book Characters bulletin board silhouettes [image only] Pinner says: "I think it would be amazing to add a mini-book report element to this. Where did their story happen? What problem did this mystery character have? How was it solved?
Matchbook Chapter Summaries for Novel Studies - all you need is a file folder and folded pieces of construction paper! Students summarize each chapter on a "matchbook" foldable and, when they finish reading the books, they put together the folder.
Almost Paperless Lit Circles: By giving students jobs like Passage Picker, Psychologist, and Wonderer within their literature circles, you can foster critical thinking in a clearly defined collaborative environment.