This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2014-06-19.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 0
This resource is a collection of documents designed for a March Community Read, for a grant from the NEA - all of which are themed around Rick Yancey’s Fifth Wave, promote reading and link reading to community support. The first document instructs students to read the book and play a “game” of activities around the book. The second includes a group service project for the benefit of the specific community and its library. The third is a Random Act of Reading ticket, which is given when students ae “caught in the act” and is rewarded with a sweet treat at the library. The fourth is a series of posters with photos of authors themed, Suspected Alien Sighting: Have you Seen this Author? The fifth invites students to have lunch with authors. The final document contains a variety of posters. This excellent resource guides the way for building community around reading a common book.
Information - Introduction for Students
Fiction, Game, Graphic Organizer/Worksheet, Other
THis introduction flyer was given to students who picked up a copy of "The Fifth Wave" and explains the events taking place and how they can earn prizes for participating
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