A fun comprehension strategy board game for students to play during literacy rotations.
Students work their way toward the finish line by reading small passages from a variety of Strategy Cards and answering multiple choice comprehension questions. The first student to reach the finishis the winner!
Each Strategy and Pop Quiz card have the answer on the back for students to refer to when playing.
This resource includes:
- 1 Out of the Book Comprehension Board Game
- 88 comprehension strategy cards
- 12 Pop Quiz cards
- 1 instruction page.
Print and laminate the Out of the Book Comprehension Board Game and instruction page. Print each Strategy Card and Pop Quiz card. Cut out the cards, fold in half, creating a front and a back, then laminate each card to create a class set. Store in a zip-lock bag for easy access and use during literacy group activities.
This board game includes comprehension cards for the following strategies:
- making connections
- author’s purpose
- finding the main idea
- cause and effect
- making inferences
- fact and opinion
- recalling facts and details
- compare and contrast.
A black and white version of this resource is also available.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
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Spelling error - 'species' corrected.
Fix by Kristian Dec 8th, 2019
Spelling errors fixed on some of the comprehension question cards.
Fix by Victoria (Teach Starter) Nov 28th, 2017
A black and white version of this resource is now available. Use the drop-down menu to select 'color' or 'black and white' when downloading.
Addition by Victoria (Teach Starter) Apr 4th, 2017
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