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The Powerful Advantages of Using Reading Logs

We all know that children have so much fun reading.  When my children were younger, they too made use of their reading log. My children really got a lot out of writing down their opinions in their reading logs. They also wrote down their favourite quotes in relation to the books which they had read.

Advantages of Reading Logs for 5th Graders

Everyone knows that literacy is good for children. Reading logs are perfect for tracking the books your children have read. Also, reading magazines can point to the types of books that naturally appeal to your children.

Reading logs may reveal;

If there is a recurring reading theme.
How long these stories are.
The favorite genre your child enjoys reading.

Reading journal gives your child an open forum to talk about what they liked, or maybe what they didn’t like so much about a book.

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This enabled me to have the pleasure of designing two children’s Reading logs. These reading journals contain sections where your child will be able to write their personal thoughts on the books they have read. These notebooks are designed for informal use.

Reading is a source of escape for a lot of kids. When my kids were younger, they would fill a lot of reading logs. My kids really liked to record their personal thoughts. It quickly became clear that books with a diary-centric theme were the most popular.

Two Brand New Reading Logs for 5th Graders

A Reading journal is a perfect way for tracking the books which your children have read.  
Furthermore the journal will document the type of book which has just been read.   

Boy reading a book
Write your opinions in your reading journal

A reading log gives your child an opportunity to discuss other books which they may like with their teachers and parents. Children can also discuss what they disliked about a book.

Girl reading a book.
Express your favourite part of the story in your reading journal.

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