This set of 20 passages and comprehension questions will help students write responses in complete sentences and with PQA (restating the question)! Every passage has only open-ended questions so that you and your students can practice finding and proving the answer in the text and writing in complete sentences. This is perfect practice for the constructed or formulated response reading comprehension assessments.
Pages 1 and 2 are available for free in the preview for you to try out.
This is also a great resource for ESL/ELD students. Not only do students have to comprehend the passages, but they also have to use correct syntax in their responses. It's the perfect companion to your current program.
For the 1st grade version of this please check out Open Ended Passages and Questions for 1st Grade