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2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep

2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
2 Articles Paired "Meet Sue" & "Learning About Past"~Reading & Writing Test Prep
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For classrooms with students reading BELOW, AT, and ABOVE grade level.

This article is also sold in a bundle with other high-interest, leveled, AND PAIRED articles. Save 30%. 10 ARTICLES – QUESTIONS & GUIDE

This article is also sold in a bundle with other high-interest leveled AND PAIRED articles. Save 30%. 5 PAIRED ARTICLES

Written at a 4th grade reading level for students in 5th - 12th grades--these materials strongly support READING and WRITING skills.

“Meet Sue” and “Learning About the Past” are TWO HIGH-INTEREST, PAIRED articles designed to hold students’ attention.
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TEXT #1
“Meet Sue”
AN ARTICLE ABOUT Sue Hendrickson’s discovery of a T Rex fossil in South Dakota. “Meet Sue” is an INFORMATIONAL NONFICTION article.

TEXT #2
“Learning About the Past”
AN ARTICLE ABOUT how paleontologists use fossils to learn about the plants and animals millions of years ago. “Learning About the Past” is an INFORMATIONAL NONFICTION article.

PHOTOGRAPHS and CAPTIONS help students make connections to the text, self, and world and keep them interested using real-world examples. ALIGNED to CCS.
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Students use information from BOTH ARTICLES to answer questions.

This is packed with WRITING PROMPTS and SAMPLE PARAGRAPHS. These articles also present the perfect RESEARCH articles to learn and write ESSAYS.

Students use information from BOTH ARTICLES to answer questions.

Two types of questions with ANSWER KEYS provided.
- MULTIPLE-CHOICE Questions
- PROMPTS with SAMPLE PARAGRAPH responses

TWO articles included develop critical thinking and ANALYSIS SKILLS that BUILD STUDENT CONFIDENCE and give struggling readers extra practice in reading, writing, and answering comprehension questions for state tests.
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Model easy-to-use strategies that help students become better at
- reading different TEXT TYPES / FEATURES
- comprehending & analyzing articles in various GENRES
- organizing their thinking with pre-answer and pre-writing STRATEGIES
- answering a variety of QUESTION types.
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RESPONDING TO THE PROMPT means students either
~ LEARN HOW-TO write paragraphs, or
~ get additional PRACTICE organizing their thoughts.

WRITING PROMPTS focus on WRITING COMPLETE, WELL-SUPPORTED PARAGRAPHS that have:
- topic sentence
- evidence
- elaboration
- transitions
- conclusion

Use articles MULTIPLE times to teach NEW concepts, as well.
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New articles each month.
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Total Pages
25 pages
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