Rating

showing 1-24 of 118 results

Cause and Effect Nonfiction Activity: Read Those Labels
Cause and Effect Nonfiction Activity: Read Those Labels (Aligned with the Common Core State Standards) - This zipped bundle includes a PDF file including an original nonfiction article about product warning labels and frivolous lawsuits, comprehension questions for cause and effect, teacher's answer
$3.50
367 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (58.92 MB)

RTI: 60 Fluency Passages for Progress Monitoring Comprehension 5th-12th Grades
Are you a middle school or high school teacher and have you been told that you must "do" RTI? Yet have been given no direction, no training, no intervention resources or no progress monitoring tools? Then this is the packet for you. This packet is not the interventions...I do however, have an RTI
$20.00
231 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (43.13 MB)

Compare Contrast Two or More Texts NonFiction Graphic Organizers
Compare Contrast Two or More Texts: Close Reading Strategies and Activities Aligned with the Common Core State Standards Use the handouts to encourage close reading and compare/contrast of two or more texts or sources (may be used with multimedia sources such as graphics, videos, podcasts, etc.). T
$5.50
191 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (10.02 MB)

Argument Analysis: Regifting
Argument Analysis: Regifting - a winter holiday activity A complete mini-unit for analyzing nonfiction text, practicing speaking and listening skills, and writing an argument essay complete with original data graphs. Students will analyze both sides of the regifting argument, then write their own
$4.00
92 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (12.11 MB)

Nonfiction: Tone and Bias in the Media Coverage of Jack the Ripper
Jack the Ripper. One of the most notorious serial killers of all time. And he was never caught. There are over 100 theories about his identity. If you're looking for a high-interest nonfiction topic to get your students interested in analyzing nonfiction, this is it! This activity has two par
$6.00
90 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (2 MB)

45 Minute Lesson Informational Text Foldable: The Media & Self Esteem
45 Minute Lesson Informational Text Foldable: The Media & Self Esteem This product helps students take a closer look at scholarly (informational text) articles related to controversial topics in today's society. This particular foldable discusses the impact the media has on our self esteem.
$5.00
81 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (729.04 KB)

Fireside Chats Reading Comprehension Rhetorical Analysis Secondary Lesson Bundle
Standardized testing is skewing more heavily towards informational / non-fiction passages and away from literary passages. This packet provides source materials which help teach, review and do hands-on analysis of these types of texts. All student pages are black and white for easy printing. What
$5.50
23 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (686.83 KB)

Gettysburg Address: SOAPSTone Activity
From Electric English... This is a template to analyze Abraham Lincoln's "The Gettysburg Address" using the SOAPSTone method :) Sometimes, it seems to me, there is an acroynym for everything.... Lol. I know, I know, but SOAPStone is actually a really effective tool for helping students understand th
$2.00
12 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

DOCX (25.17 KB)

No-Prep Close Reading Passages and Questions ~ Nonfiction
20 *Nonfiction* (Informational) Close Reading Passages and Worksheets - Diverse range of high-interest extracts from authentic texts - Designed for close reading - Each excerpt stands alone as a close reading text suitable for scrutiny, critique, reflection, and evaluation. - Texts may be used as b

Also included in: No-Prep Close Reading Passages and Questions BUNDLE

$10.00
12 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (6.88 MB)

QAR (Question/Answer Relationship) Graphic Organizer
This is a simple graphic organizer you can use to introduce your students to the reading comprehension strategy Question/Answer Relationship (QAR). One of the keys to being a good reading is learning to ask (and answer good) questions. Often, as teachers, when we ask our students to write question
FREE
10 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (514.03 KB)

Donald Trump's Victory Speech Rhetorical Analysis
This highly engaging lesson teaches students to analyze and criticize Donald Trump by dissecting the words and ideas in his victory speech. Not only will students be able to analyze Trump's ideas, but also compare evidence from his speech to the words and ideas of past presidential speeches. This
$1.50
9 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (1.26 MB)

Guided Reading: Founding Documents Bundle
This bundle includes separate guided reading activities for Patrick Henry's Speech to the Virginia Convention, Thomas Paine's The Crisis No. 1 (Abridged), and Thomas Jefferson's The Declaration of Independence. Each guided reading is set up as a double-sided journal, with the text on one side and
$6.00
$5.00
8 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (369.25 KB)

Charlotte Perkins Gilman: Informational Text - "Malala Accepts Nobel Prize"
From Electric English... This is an annotation and close reading activity intended to lead discussion about the article, "Malala Accepts Nobel Peace Prize". The assignment, not only asks students to annotate, but also to evaluate the meaning of the article using the SOAPSTone method. A discussion ab
$2.00
7 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

DOCX (152.5 KB)

Template: DIDLS
From Electric English... This is a template for the DIDLS method :) It asks the students to consider the diction, images, details, language, and syntax of a piece and then use that information to determine attitude and tone. It can be applied to fiction or non-fiction, and all kids benefit from its
$1.00
7 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

DOCX (18.04 KB)

Rhetorical Analysis Graphic Organizer for Speeches
Use this free rhetorical analysis graphic organizer to help students read and analyze the argument presented in Lyndon B. Johnson’s speech, “Voting Rights Act of 1965" (also called "We Shall Overcome"). The web guides students through analysis of rhetorical features including diction, rhetorical app
FREE
7 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (1.34 MB)

Guided Reading: The Crisis No. 1 (Abridged), Thomas Paine
This guided reading printable and answer key will lead students through an abridged text of Thomas Paine's Crisis No. 1. It is set up as a double-sided journal. In one column is the text of the speech, and the other column contains questions about the text with space for students to annotate. The
$2.00
6 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (212.04 KB)

Donald Trump's Inaugural Address: Reading Comprehension Worksheet
This close-reading lesson of Donald Trump's inaugural address is perfect for students who are passionate about current events and social justice. The lesson is aligned to common core standards. Have an engaging, interesting, and relevant lesson within seconds! The lesson is simple, straightforward,
$1.50
4 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (1.27 MB)

Close Reading Nonfiction "Great Speeches" John F. Kennedy
Getting students to read informational text can be trying, but analyzing John F. Kennedy's "To the Moon" speech will engage your students. The new Common Core State Standards place a greater emphasis on critical thinking and implementing expository and nonfiction texts into the English Language Art
$4.50
3 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (3.68 MB)

Dark Romanticism: Informational Text - "Danse Macabre"
From Electric English... This is a short activity on an excerpt from Stephen King's nonfiction piece, "The Danse Macabre" that asks the students to take a close look at how language is being used to persuade. Have the students quickly annotate it, paying special attention to Aristotle's proofs (Logo
$2.00
3 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

DOCX (137.95 KB)

Logical, Emotional, and Ethical Appeals Student Quick Reference Guide
This simple one-page handout explains in easy to understand language what the thee rhetorical appeals are and also lists the different strategies authors use when creating each appeal. I have used it successfully for years with all levels of high school students (and it is a nice reference for me
FREE
3 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (33.15 KB)

Making Predictions Mini Lesson
Short & Sweet Lesson OR Guided Practice for One of the Most Important Reading Strategies! Use this Mini Predictions Guide to practice the reading strategy Making Predictions or to accompany your very own Making Predictions lesson. This guide can be used with any fiction text and almost any no
$1.50
3 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (2.03 MB)

All of my Reading Resources (Fiction / Nonfiction) Growing Bundle
All of my reading resources (for literature and nonfiction) are included in this mega growing bundle! You can use these activities with ANY book, story, or nonfiction text. (Excluding resources that are specific to novels, stories, or authors.) The zipped download includes the following teaching m
$215.00
$145.00
3 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (489.49 MB)

SCIENCE Close Reading Passages and Questions
20 *SCIENCE* Close Reading Passages and Worksheets - Diverse range of high-interest extracts from authentic texts including fiction (short story) - Designed for close reading - Each excerpt stands alone as a close reading text suitable for scrutiny, critique, reflection, and evaluation. - Texts may

Also included in: Non-Fiction Informational Close Reading BUNDLE

$10.00
3 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (10.08 MB)

Figurative Language PowerPoint
From Electric English... This is a comprehensive powerpoint for student reference. It is devoted to those figures of speech that students will most often encounter while reading and analyzing text. It has lots of visuals, as well as, examples to help the students remember its content and engage thei
$3.00
2 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PPT (2.47 MB)

showing 1-24 of 118 results

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up