All students will be required to complete a reading log each week. Homework logs are due on Friday and should includeall reading minutes Monday – Thursday from that week. Students must read for 15 minutes or more each night. Reading logs must be signed by an adult who saw the student reading.
Reading logs should be written on a clean sheet of paper. A sample and grading rubric can be found below.
Reading Log Rubric:
____ / 1 pt Student has a proper Bridge Heading
____ / 1 pt Student identified the title of the book and author
____ / 1 pt Student read for 15 minutes on Monday
____ / 1 pt Student read for 15 minutes on Tuesday
____ / 1 pt Student read for 15 minutes on Wednesday
____ / 1 pt Student read for 15 minutes on Thursday
____ / 4 pt An adult signed the book report
Extra Credit Opportunity!
____ / 8 pt (2 pts per day) Student read ALOUD to an adult for the entire 15+ minutes. To get extra credit, please write "BONUS" next to that reading log entry and have a parent sign next to the word "BONUS." (See example below.)If you read aloud every day, you could early an extra 8 points each week! Be sure to get an adult signature for each "BONUS" entry to receive your credit.
Sample Reading Log
Name of Student Teacher’s Name
The Date Homeroom #
Title: Island of the Blue Dolphins
Author: Scott O’Dell
Tue 9/7/10 – 15 minutes, Pg. 1-13
Wed 9/8/10 – 25 minutes, Pg. 13-20 BONUS (Parent Signature Here)
Thur 9/9/10 – 20 minutes, Pg. 20-38
Parent Signature _________________________________________ Date 9/10/10