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Reading Strategies Task Cards - FREE! Inference, Summarizing, Author's Purpose +
Use this set of 24 free reading strategy task cards to help your students practice these important skills. Students can answer on notebook paper and use the included recording sheet to keep track of the cards they have completed. Another option is to use these orally in small groups. A suggested ans
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Understanding Text Structure Powerpoint
This presentation introduces five common text structures (chronological order, cause and effect, compare and contrast, problem/solution, and description) with examples, review, and discussion. This is a good starting point if you are just beginning with teaching text structure. For ready-to-use tex
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Penguin Writing Freebie ~ Read and write about 6 species of penguins
This freebie features information pages about these penguin species: Emperor, King, Gentoo, Adelie, Macaroni and Little. The pages are written in an easy-to-read format making it easier for young students to study these birds and write reports. They can read the information page, record key facts
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Close Reading Freebie
Close reading is a big part of the Common Core and an important skill to master. This freebie includes a close reading poster, 3 graphic organizers (one for each read), and a set of 6 "Talk Time" discussion prompt cards. These resources came from my Close Reading Toolkit for Informational Text but
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Autumn Vocabulary Riddles
These fall riddles are a fun-filled and engaging way to lay the groundwork for early comprehension skills. Solve a riddle a day every day to give your students daily practice inferring, identifying and answering key questions, drawing conclusions, and building vocabulary. Use this set of 24 autum

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Determining the Main Idea, Task Cards and Assessment Option
These 8 reading passages are designed for 3rd grade or 4th grade students to read and determine the main idea. The practice is leveled so that one set of the reading passages has multiple choice answers, and the other set of task cards are free response (students must decide on the main idea indep
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Close Reading Passage "FREEBIE" for Spring
Celebrate spring with this Common Core aligned freebie. It is a sample of my larger monthly close reading units. ___________________________________________________________________ This freebie is a sample of "some" of the activities for one passage from my monthly close reading and text eviden
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Nonfiction Text Features Posters {Free!}
I made these posters for use in my classroom and I refer to them often when reviewing text features with my second graders. Hopefully, they will be useful to you too! This set of posters can be used to introduce and/or review the nonfiction text features explicitly mentioned in CCSS RI.2.5, as we
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Nonfiction Text Features Freebie
This packet includes everything your PRIMARY students will need to learn about text features. Included activities: *Scavenger Hunt worksheet, for use with ANY non-fiction book, with picture cues for each non-fiction text feature. *Poster Project- students cut, paste, and label the features *Defini
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October FREEBIE: Bats {Close Reading passage with Common Core Aligned Questions}
"I use this in speech therapy and my kiddos love it! You'll learn that there's more to a bat than we know. I like how the same story comes in three different presentations along with fun and interactive follow up worksheets. Questions focus on main idea and other interesting key points. This story k
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Weekly Close Reading - FREEBIE - Snow Day
This Common Core aligned product is a sample of my larger Weekly Reading products. You will receive the story, Snow Day, with 5 daily comprehension activities. The full products contain 4 themed reading passages (2 fiction, 2 nonfiction) relating to each month. Each passage contains 5 days of c
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We Learn About....Bats & Spiders Freebie
We Learn About… Bats & Spiders Freebie This Bats & Spiders Freebie pack contains: Spiders “can have are” chart Spiders “Know Wonder Learn” chart Bats “can have are” chart Bats “Know Wonder Learn” chart Spider Label It! Sheet Bat Label It! Sheet Do You Like Bats? Graph Do You Like Spiders? Gr
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{FREE!} Martin Luther King, Jr.: Create a Mini-Book
This mini-book activity is designed to be used to accompany your study of Martin Luther King, Jr. After learning about Martin Luther King, Jr. in class, or doing their own research, students will create a mini-book that contains important information about this important American figure. This activi
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Back 2 School FREEBIE September Close Reading Differentiated Passages/Activities
"Love the multiple levels for each text, and that they look similar enough that students feel they are reading the same thing."-Laurie AlisonTHIS IS A SAMPLE OF OUR CLOSE READING SEPTEMBER UNITS. The full unit has 20 passages written at FOUR levels. Fully Aligned to Common Core! Text dependent que
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Close Reading - Compare and Contrast Two Texts FREEBIE (RI.2.9, RI.3.9)
This FREEBIE includes TWO original 2nd/3rd grade leveled reading passages and close reading activities perfectly aligned to Common Core Standards RI.2.9 and RI.3.9 (Compare and contrast the most important points...presented in two texts on the same topic.) This is a sample from my much larger and c
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FREE Informational Text Structures Assessment
Enjoy this FREE 3 page Informational Text Structures Assessment. This assessment was designed to accompany my Informational Text Structure Task Cards and includes examples of each type of non-fiction text structure. They also have accompanying questions that require students to read, comprehend,
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Rosa Parks- Black History Month
This resource includes a biography of Rosa Parks written on 3 different reading levels, 1 page of text dependent questions (perfect for class discussion and/or writing prompts) and 1 page for students to complete independantly (using evidence from the article to support their answers). This resou
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Main Idea and Details  FREEBIE:  Two Passages
This product contains two passages and a teaching poster that explains the ice cream cone analogy! For each passage, the students have to read the passage and then determine the main idea and three supporting details. They write their statements beside the ice cream cone (main idea) and scoops of ic

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Veterans Day Reading Passage
Veterans Day Free Download - A one page summary of Veterans Day and why we celebrate the holiday. Appropriate for use in an elementary classroom.
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Nonfiction Graphic Organizer
Nonfiction Graphic Organizer for ANY Article or Nonfiction PassageThis graphic organizer will help your students to think critically about any nonfiction article or passage you've read.Students will find facts, opinions, express their own opinion, main idea and supporting details, author's purpose,
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Thanksgiving Activities {FREE Pilgrims & Native Americans Informational Texts}
We hope you enjoy these free sample pages from our Thanksgiving Unit! Includes: 1-page text on Pilgrim Clothing 1-page Pilgrim Clothing Diagram 1-page text on Native American Clothing 1-page Native American Diagram Compare and Contrast Worksheet For the full text go to: Thansgiving Activity {Nati
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Finding the Main Idea with Supporting Details [FREE SAMPLE]
Get a free sample of non-fiction reading passages that students can use to practice finding the main idea and supporting details. These high interest and engaging non-fiction topics make learning about main idea fun and interesting for students! Like what you see? Find this entire product and others
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Close Reading Toolbox FREEBIE
This free download includes all of the printable pieces that you will need to make your own Close Reading Toolboxes. Click HERE to visit my blog and learn more about these Close Reading Toolboxes!! Materals Needed: • Plastic Picture Boxes (which can be purchased on Amazon or at most craft stores)
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Comparing and Contrasting- Nonfiction Passages FREEBIE sample
This is a sample passage from my best selling comparing and contrasting nonfiction passages. You can find the full product by clicking the link below: Comparing and Contrasting Passages Each passage has 4 multiple choice questions that ask about comprehension, recalling details, and comparing/con
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