|the anchor chart helped the students to classify their books|
Some groups realized that books were not as easy to classify as they thought. For example, if there is a book about airplanes that does not have a beginning, middle or end but does not have a table of contents or an index does that mean that it is fiction or non-fiction?
When students finished their classification they placed their books in three piles, fiction, non-fiction and "?" Later in the week we will continue our discussion about texts. We love reading!