This resource is intended to support your students and the development of their reading comprehension skills. This common core aligned journal can be used as an ongoing homework assignment or, in the classroom during whole group/ small group instruction. There is a corresponding journal sheet for each chapter. There are also additional practice worksheets and a suggested way to perform classroom book chats.
Skills that are addressed:
Recalling Details/ Citing Evidence
Compare and Contrast
*Blank templates are also included
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