Read for at least twenty to thirty minutes. When you are done, think about what you have read.
Get out a pencil and paper, and art supplies if you feel inspired.
Write the text of a travel brochure (or make an actual three-fold brochure) based on an important setting from your reading. Be sure you describe the:
- Major cities
- Methods of transportation
- Form of government
- Dining and lodging options
Also, provide a list of what the traveler would need to bring along when visiting this place.
Share your brochure with your reading partners.
Preschool Literacy: After enjoying a story together, talk about its setting with your preschooler. Was it indoors or outdoors? What was actually there where your story took place.
When done, get out a paper and art materials or magazines for cutting up, and draw a picture or make a collage of the setting of the story.