Literature Circle Worksheet
Literature Circle Worksheets for the following roles:
Discussion Director – Come up with open ended questions about what has been read and discuss them with the group.
Summariser – Write a summary of what happened in the story.
Word Wizard – Finds definitions for the difficult words in the story.
Illustrator – Illustrates an important scene in the story.
Real Life Connector – connects events in the story to events that have happened in their own life.
Story Connector – connects events in the story to events that have happened in other stories.
A literature circle is like a structured book club. Students read a story or book together in small groups and complete a number of activities afterwards. The students are assigned specific roles which keep them on task and help to ensure all students participate and engage with the story. This resource includes worksheets for each of the roles within the Literature Circle.