This packet of worksheets is made up of 20 short reading selections which are written on a 3rd grade level. Each selection is numbered. Five questions follow each simple story. The included answer sheet has lines to enable students who struggle with motor skills, visual perceptual skills and poor organization skills to respond. No clip art or pictures are added that would distract or give clues to answers, Students are expected to complete their answers using information from the reading. Each numbered question about the reading addresses a specific skill and Common Core Standards. Bonus question for each reading, include Text to Self, Text to World Connections and critical/creative thinking and writing. The questions consistently address the listed skills throughout all the reading selections.
A tracking chart is for students to keep track of their progress is also included. The chart will let you see which comprehension concept or Common Core Standard that a particular student struggles with, allowing you to differentiate your instruction for individual students. Answer keys are last in the packet and correspond to each paragraph.
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