are monthly reading activities to get your students EXCITED about reading at home! They add some fun and excitement into the act of reading, that doesn't include filling out a boring old reading log!
Engage-Its™ gives your students the opportunity to become ENGAGED in reading at home by reading in various places throughout their house, reading in different and sometimes strange ways, and just having some outright FUN while reading!
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There are 13 Monthly Engage-Its™ included in the bundle.
The students will follow the directions on the little cut-outs, color the cut-outs, and glue them on the thematic scene when they finish reading a book.
The Monthly Themes included are:
★ January - Winter Scene - snowflakes
★ February - Valentine's Theme - chocolate candy heart
★ March - St. Patrick's Day Theme - gold coins
★ April - Spring Theme - flower petals
★ May - Cinco de Mayo Theme - tortillas and salsa
★ June - Book Theme - books at the library
★ July - Beach Theme - build a sand castle
★ August / September - Back to School Theme - windows on the bus
★ September - Apple Theme - apples in a basket
★ October - Halloween Theme - Spooky scene with tombstones & pumpkins
★ November - Thanksgiving Theme - Pilgrims and Native Americans harvest
★ December - Christmas Theme - ornaments and presents
★ December - Hanukkah Theme - menorah flames and gifts
On the back of each trifold, there is one writing activity that the students will complete based on one of the books they read. The writing activities vary throughout the resource.
The students will write about
- plot (B, M, E)
- character traits
- problem and solution.
Let's put some FUN back in READING AT HOME! Check out these ENGAGE-ITS™ and get your students ENGAGED!