Literature cards —perfect activity for literature circles, books clubs, and independent reading.
Reach high school literature standards with these cards! Included in this download are forty cards that you can use with any piece of literature and an editable teacher’s guide.
You can use these questions for literature with any text in a variety of ways. They are intended for older students and for reaching high school literature standards.
Cover important topics dealing with any piece of literature with these literature cards:
→ about the author
→ readers and stories
→ literary devices
→ story development
→ story comprehension, main ideas
→ structure & author choices
→ point of view
→ publishing, marketing of books
→ reader to text connections
Use these literature cards:
√ Book clubs
√ Literature circles
√ Independent reading
√ Review with whole-class novels, short stories, or excerpts
I typically add these cards to to card stock and use them throughout the school year. They are perfect for student choice, the start of an essay, or brainstorming for a literary analysis essay. Since you can use them with any story, you will be able to use them year after year.
Be sure to check out the thumbnails to see pictures of the cards!