Tough Boris

This Tough Boris activity & project also includes:

Read through Mem Fox's 10 reading commandments and obtain an abundance of strategies to develop a love of reading in young learners. Additionally, use Tough Boris by Mem Fox to promote early literacy with a read aloud and an assortment of activities, which include creative play, music, exploration, and role play.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas
  • Print Mem Fox's reading commandments and send it home to parents and guardians 
  • Schedule time in the school library time to hear stories, as well as search and check-out books
  • Create a reading log and award top readers with book marks or other reading related items 
Classroom Considerations
  • Check out or download a copy of Tough Boris by Mem Fox
  • Review each activity's materials list as every list differs from the next 
  • Space is provided to write personal notes for future reference  
  • A plethora of ideas are listed to encourage reading in all learners
  • The link provided does not go to a read aloud of Tough Boris; however, it leads you to a recording of tips and information about reading aloud from Mem Fox
Common Core