At the Nonfiction Center, students read a variety of nonfiction texts relating to a science or social studies topic. Students then list at least 5 facts they earned from the book, or complete
one of the task cards.
- Nonfiction books
- Our third grade curriculum focuses mostly on Ancient Civilizations.
My students really enjoy reading books from the You Wouldn't Want to...) series. Entertaining and amusing books which explore the more grisly aspects of life during various periods in history — complete with handy hints and step-by-step guides!
- Nonfiction reader response task cards (in .pdf file)
- Print these cards on heavy paper. Laminate,cut out, and put on a ring.