Choose a text set for the literature circles focusing on a topic, theme, or common genre. Books should relate in some way with a focus on either fiction or nonfiction.
â€¢ Select 1 of the 6 language arts to focus on for the literature circles.
â€¢ Identify 2â€“3 language arts standards and grade level for the literature circles.
â€¢ Create a chart, cluster, or concept web to show your literature circles by following the 7 steps below. It is not necessary to create documents for each discussion role (called a â€œrole sheetâ€). Include a current APA-formatted reference page.
â€¢ Step 1: Books/ Text Set
â€¢ Step 2: Standards
â€¢ Step 3: Circles
â€¢ Step 4: Roles
â€¢ Step 5: Schedule overview
â€¢ Step 6: Group discussions/meetings
â€¢ Step 7: Assessment