After independent reading, have students record and reflect. Young readers will demonstrate their ability to summarize and respond to their reading, and a log is a fun way for them to track their progress. Make copies of this log to use again and again!
Give your second graders some practice building their reading comprehension skills with the timeless story of The Boy Who Cried Wolf. Students will read this classic fable and then answer questions about setting, characters, genre, and cause and effect.
Make sequencing stories more interesting than just beginning, middle, and end! This "handy" graphic organizer can be used with all fiction to help set up a concise but thorough summary using a five finger strategy.
Young readers explore stories, adventures, fairy tales, and more with these worksheets on reading fiction. Children practice reading fluently and improve comprehension with these energizing, educator-created resources. This collection on reading fiction asks students to read through different stories; think about story elements such as characters, plot, and theme; and respond thoughtfully to the texts.