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Compare and Contrast Task Cards { Pictures & Text } Differentiated Cards

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A set of 32 Compare and Contrast Task Cards. The Cards are tiered to help you differentiated your compare and contrast instruction. The first 12 cards use pictures to generate compare and contrast relationships. The next 4 cards require students to identify whether a statement is comparing or contrasting. The next 4 cards have students generate a compare and contrast statement or paragraph when given two topics or ideas. The last 12 cards have students read short paragraphs (based on story elements such as characters and settings) and compare and contrast elements present in the paragraph.

Your students will love practicing their skills using these cards!

You can also buy this in my HUGE Reading Skill Task Card Bundle!

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Great product to use when introducing the concept of compare and contrast. The kiddies LOVED this and it was simple to put to use. Can also be used for centers. Thank you!
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