• Comet Reading Challenge

    Challenge Rewards

    Read and Respond to 25 books by January 31st - Reward: Pizza Party

    Read and Respond to an additional 25 books by May 1st - Reward: Comet Reading Celebration (with food, fun, games, and prizes)

How to Participate

  • Read a book and submit a reading response to your teacher.

    Option 1 – Type a short book review on the Padlet.

    Option 2 - Create a short video book review of the book you read on the Padlet.

    Option 3 - Write a Reading Response Journal entry or Google Classroom Response entry.

How to Complete a Fiction or Non-Fiction Book Review

  • Fiction Book Review

    • Give the title and author of the book.
    • Give a brief description of the story, characters, and setting.  (DO NOT retell the whole story!!!)
    • Share what you liked about the book or a connection you made with the book or the characters.
    • Share who you think would like the book and why you recommend reading it.

    Non-Fiction Book Review

    • Give the title and author of the book.
    • Give a brief description of the details and the main topic/idea.  (DO NOT retell the whole book!!!)
    • Share something you learned or found interesting.
    • Share who you think would like the book and why you recommend reading it.

Padlet Instructions

    • To visit your grade level Padlet, the link can be found on the Norton ES eCLASS Landing Page.
    • Find your teacher’s name at the top, and click the plus sign underneath to post a response. You may type a response or film a video.
    • Be sure to include your first name in the title.
    • DO NOT type your last name on the Padlet.
    • Be sure to record each book on the log on the back of this sheet, so you will know how many books and responses you have completed. 
    • This log must be signed by your parent and checked by your teacher to receive each reward.

Reading Log