Nonfiction Interactive Notebook – 3rd Grade


Total Pages: 74
File Size: 28 MB



⭐️ These interactive journals include activities, anchor charts, passages, and foldable templates. Engage your students while covering each 3rd grade Common Core informational text standards.

Key Features:

✏️ Visuals that help students grasp fiction comprehension strategies

✏️ Full passages and shorter paragraphs for comprehensive skills practice

✏️Interactive and foldable activities for students to practice strategies and standards in a hands-on way.

What’s Included?

1. Custom Table of Contents Activity

2. Ask & Answer Questions Journal Pages (RI3.1)

  • Ask & Answer Questions Anchor Chart: Who, What, Where, When, Why, & How
  • Ask & Answer Questions Worksheets
  • Ask & Answer Questions Passage: An Unlikely Pair
  • Ask & Answer Questions Interactive Activity: Foldable Activity

3. Main Topic Journal Pages (RI3.2)

  • Main Idea Anchor Chart
  • Main Idea Worksheets: Stated vs. Implied, Write Your Own
  • Main Idea Passage: Buzz Aldrin
  • Main Idea Interactive Activity: Main Idea Puzzles

4. Connections Journal Pages (RI3.3)

  • Connections – Historical Texts Anchor Chart
  • Connections – Historical Texts Worksheets
  • Connections – Historical Texts Passage: Orphan Trains
  • Connections – Historical Texts Interactive Activity: Foldable Activity
  • Connections – Scientific Texts Anchor Chart
  • Connections – Scientific Texts Activity: Kangaroos vs. Wallabies Venn Diagrams
  • Connections – Scientific Texts Interactive Activity: Short Passage Venn Diagrams
  • Connections – Procedural Texts Anchor Chart
  • Connections – Procedural Texts: Sequential Order Worksheets
  • Connections – Procedural Texts Passage: How to Build a Sandcastle
  • Connections – Procedural Texts Interactive Activity: Foldable Activity

5. Context Clues Journal Pages (RI3.4)

  • Context Clues Anchor Chart: Be a Word Detective
  • Context Clues Worksheets: Types of Context Clues
  • Context Clues Passage: All About Farms
  • Context Clues Interactive Activity: All About Farms Foldable Activity

6. Nonfiction Text Features Journal Pages (RI3.5)

  • Nonfiction Text Features Anchor Chart: Types of Text Features
  • Nonfiction Text Features Interactive Activity: Text Features Scavenger Hunt

7. Point of View Journal Pages (RI3.6)

  • Author’s Viewpoint Anchor Chart
  • Author’s Viewpoint Comic Activity
  • Author’s Viewpoint Passage and foldable activity: A Longer School Day?

8. Nonfiction Text Images Journal Pages (RI3.7)

  • Nonfiction Text Features Interactive Activity: Text Features Scavenger Hunt
  • Nonfiction Text Images Passage and Organizer: Cottonmouth Snakes

9. Text Structure Journal Pages (RI3.8)

  • Text Structure Anchor Chart: Description, sequence, cause/ effect, compare/ contrast, problem/ solution
  • Text Structure Foldable Activity
  • Passage: Alligators vs. Crocodiles
  • Passage: The Importance of Sleep
  • Passage: How to Make Playdough
  • Text Structure Passage Foldable

10. Compare & Contrast Points Journal Pages (RI3.9)

  • Compare & Contrast Anchor Chart
  • Passages: Adirondack Park and Lake Placid
  • Compare & Contrast Interactive Activities: Cut & Paste Venn Diagrams

*To make these pages fit in a composition notebook shrink size to 80%. Instructions are provided in the sample journal.


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