Help students learn about the features of nonfiction and compare those features to fictional texts that they are more familiar with. They fill out this sheet each time they read a nonfiction story and it helps them see trends in nonfiction.
FREE Reading Response Ideas~ Activities include: Making and measuring animal replicas, mailing book "talk" postcards home, creating book-topic cereal box ads, and a lot more. Check out this creative and diverse list of ideas organized by genre!
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 With articles about everything from the sinking of the titanic to death of president lincoln