Readers Workshop in third grade is designed to transition readers from learning to read to reading to learn. They will be immersed in fiction and non-fiction books, and will focus on vocabulary development.
Unit 1: Building a Reading Life
This unit will focus on lifelong reading habits such as choosing books wisely, keeping track of how reading is going and addressing problems along the way, learning how to talk about books with other people, as well as comprehension strategies.
What Can Help at Home
At home, your child should be...
- Independently reading for at least 1/2 hour every night
- Choosing books that are on their level
- Have a variety of fiction and non-fiction books available for them