Reading is Thinking Chart. Pose a question, students write response on a sticky and put in their numbered box. Good way to check for understanding of a literary concept. Could be one question for fiction, one for nonfiction.
Anchor Chart for Reading is Thinking! This is designed for 3-5, but could easily be made into a chart for 2nd. For more anchor charts visit: https://www.pinterest.com/eclearning/kindergarten-anchor-charts/
Using Reading Response Journals to help students learn to do this thinking work independently. We started off by reading & responding together and then w/ buddies. The next step is to get the kids writing their own thoughtful responses to their reading. To help them get started I made a rubric, sentence stems, & a bookmark for both fiction and nonfiction reading. I also made templates that students can use the first few times until they get the hang of it. @Teacher Trap: Reading is…
Comprehension ~ Metacognition ~ Reading is THINKING ~ Good Readers