Reading Response

Reading Response Form

First Quarter

(Teacher Example)

Date:__________________________Book Title:____________________________________

Pages Read:_________________  Response # : ______________________________________

NOTE:   

Responses must be at least one paragraph (three-five sentences) in length.  Responses must show high quality thinking and writing abilities (spelling, punctuation, complete sentences, etc.) J.

Responses:

1.  Summarize what you have read.  Make sure to include all major events and ideas presented in your reading.

2.  Explain a prediction you can make based on what you have read. Make sure to include evidence from the story that supports your prediction.

3.  Make a connection to what you have read.  This might be a personal connection or a connection to another story you have read.  Explain why this connection helps you better understand the story.

4.  Compare and contrast a character or event from the story to another character or event from another story.  Make    sure to include both similarities AND differences.

5.  Complete a reading response using the skill/graphic organizer you are useing during Reading Workshop.