After School Reading Activities focuses on building word skills, vocabulary, and reading comprehension through activities that are enjoyable as well as educational. Intended to stimulate interest in reading with approachable, often hands-on exercises, this book is a unique tool to use as extension, enrichment, take-home projects, or as part of your classroom curriculum.
The age-appropriate and grade-appropriate materials support national reading standards. Each activity focuses on an integral word or reading skill, or on pertinent vocabulary. The tasks will stimulate students' creativity while providing practice with important reading skills.
This book also features a set of flash cards that present high-interest vocabulary and definitions. They are sure to become an often-used part of your program. Use them in groups or as an individual drill.