⭐️These 16 printable and digital Lexile® certified passages paired in 8 sets are perfect for teaching, developing, or reinforcing RI5.5 5th grade comparing and contrasting text structure skills. Includes both printable PDF & digital Google Slides versions to make this resource perfect for classro
*This resource now comes with a DIGITAL VERSION of the TEXTS and QUESTIONS (for Distance Learning), in addition to both PRINTABLE FULL-PAGE TEXT and FULL PAGE QUESTION/ANSWER format and PRINTABLE INTERACTIVE FLIP FLAPS for notebooks!This set is complete with a range of twenty informational texts (tw
Compare and contrast articles! Readers often have trouble with the text structure of compare and contrast in expository text. In this file, you'll find nine texts at multiple levels to help you support your readers as they learn how to read and understand compare and contrast text.
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This “Doodle and Do” resource includes “DOODLE” notes to help students develop understanding of the Compare and Contrast Nonfiction Text Structure AND six activities that students can “DO” to help them showcase their learning. Since the doodle or sketch notes encourage students to color, doodle, an
Study compare and contrast nonfiction text structure with 6 short reading passages, questions, and graphic organizers about various topics. Options include print, Easel Activities, Google Forms (passages), and Google Slides (Venn diagrams). Each passage features one paragraph of informational text a
This document contains an informational text passage plus assessments in two different formats for assessing student understanding. This assessment focuses on comparing and contrasting text structure which is Common Core Standard RI.5.5. Choose from using the multiple choice or written response fo
Looking for a fun and engaging way to teach the Compare and Contrast Nonfiction Text Structure? Well, then you AND your students are going to love this Doodle and Do resource. First students “DOODLE” as they complete sketch notes about the comparing and contrasting nonfiction text structure. Then
This text structure product is aligned with the Common Core Curriculum for 4th and 5th grade Language Arts. It covers five main text structures; Main Idea and Details, Cause and Effect, Compare and Contrast, Problem and Solution, and Sequencing. Most passages are nonfiction, but a few are fiction.
Need paired passage resources and lesson activities that focus on comparing text structures? This resource contains two sets of paired passages. The passages in each set are written on the same topic, but they have different text structures that can be paired together as a paired passage lesson. Wh
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** 5 Christmas Around the World Passage cards and recording sheet. This would be great as an independent learning center or gallery w
Are you looking for resources to teach non-fiction text structures?Introduce and reinforce the expository text structure of "Compare & Contrast" using this instructional packet. Materials introduce the concept of compare and contrast and include graphic organizers for practice! This Resource Inc
For Black History Month or any time of the year - Help your students learn to easily identify the Compare & Contrast text structure with these three reading passages and questions. Easily integrate reading and social studies with these high interest, nonfiction reading comprehension passages an
FOOD always captures students' attention! What better way to teach the text structure, compare and contrast, than to have students analyze chocolate chip and Oreo cookies! After doing research on the history of one cookie, students team up and write an essay or paragraph to compare / contrast.Load
Are you introducing nonfiction text structures with your students? Are you looking for an easy way to introduce, practice, and assess student understanding of compare and contrast text structure? If so, this product is for you!
This product begins with an introduction printable to review the basics
Compare and Contrast PowerPointThis PowerPoint is an introduction to the text structure Compare and Contrast. There are two student handouts that go along with the PowerPoint.This Compare and Contrast PowerPoint is part of our Text Structure Unit. In this unit, Compare and Contrast text structure
This power point explains what comparing and contrasting is and why we compare and contrast. It also explains what a Venn diagram is and how to use one. The students are able to practice by watching a short video, then comparing and contrasting a giraffe and elephant. In the end, the compare and
This reading comprehension lesson can be used in Google Slides or printed out for use in the classroom. This lesson covers the topic of comparing and contrasting in a paragraph.Included:Teaching slides to introduce the skill10 practice paragraphs with questions (digital & printable formats inclu
Reviewing nonfiction text structure? Looking for more ways to review compare and contrast text structure with your students? This two-sided worksheet is for you! On each page, students will read a compare and contrast paragraph (one about the Titanic and Hindenburg disasters, the other about cold an
Let one lesson count as two when you teach fiction and nonfiction text features and learn about giraffes! You get two books to read and compare. One book is fiction allowing practice of identifying characters, setting, and all the answers to the WH questions. The other book is nonfiction providin
This packet is a complete unit to teach the Compare and Contrast text structure. There are 3 graphic organizers where your students will compare and contrast 2 everyday topics. The next activity is a set of task cards with 2 similar paragraphs and a set of multiple mark questions. 3 short passages
This Compare and Contrast Package includes two resources for teaching the text structure of comparing and contrasting - the Compare and Contrast Task Cards Set, and the Compare and Contrast Slide Presentation.The PowerPoint presentation explains the concept, as well as the difference between compari
Compare and Contrast Text Structure PowerPoint
I teach an inclusion ESE class and have struggled with getting my students to be able identify and comprehend compare and contrast text structure. I finally created something that worked for me and for my students. I created this easy to use PowerPoint
*Identify the text structure of each informational passage.
*Match the informational passage to the text structure, signal words, and author's purpose.
*Compare and Contrast the text structures of two passages.
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*Text Structure Sort & Match Cards (ca
Compare and Contrast Task Cards - students learn to really understand the text structure of compare and contrast. The cards have a variety of activities for plenty of practice on this essential reading comprehension skill.NOTE: For a digital version with one task card per slide, and ready for studen