Subject: ELA (English Language Arts)
Lesson Length: 15 - 20 mins
Grade Level: 4, 5, 6, 7
Standards / Framework:
Brief Description: Students will reflect on their independent reading selections and demonstrate their understanding of the texts by creating a comic reading log.
Know Before You Start: This is an engaging way for students to keep a record of the books they read. Reading Log comics are a great way for students to share favorite books and recommend books to others.
Share the sample comic with the class.
Discuss how each student will use Pixton to keep track of their independent reading selections.
Discuss with students the components you would like for them to include for each book. You may want students to write a quick summary or provide a rating system.
- Have students create a Reading Log comic and add a panel to the comic each time they finish reading a book.
- Periodically have students share their Reading Logs with classmates and discuss the books they are most excited about.
Allow students to use the speech-to-text feature.
Provide sentence frames as needed.
- Comic to print or display: Comic.