20 Activities To Do With Reading Buddies or Big/Little Buddy Time. There are some low prep activities and some that require time or prepping but all of the activities provide a great learning experience for learning buddies.
Does your class have big buddies? Free questionnaire.
Reading Buddy Strategies...the "praise" part is my favorite :)
reading buddies- use to practice fluency. Students read aloud (or tell story) to reading buddy
Partner Reading chart - I am going to make one of these next year for my "reading buddy" time. Love it!
An Apple For The Teacher: Roll and Retell - Building Summarizing, Communication, and Writing Skills
If you have Reading Buddies in your classroom, this is a great little activity to help the students get to know each other! My students had a lot of fun finding out about their buddy's "favorites."
Kindergarten Smiles: reading buddies...hmmm, something to do with the bijillions of stuffed animals that have multiplied in my home?
Book buddies for classroom reading.
Teach It Today!: Reading Buddies and Story Elements Freebie!