36 "Informational Text" Common Core Task Cards - ANY Text -Critical Thinking

Grade Levels
7th - 12th
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Get YOUR students diving into rigorous INFORMATIONAL TEXT with these 36 task cards!

CCSS ALIGNED - Task cards reinforce some of the most important CCSS Mastery Standards for grades 7-12:
Main Idea - RI 7-12.1
Author's Purpose, Perspective and Point of View - RI 7-12.2
Text Organization and Structure - RI 7-12.5

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The questions on these cards correlate directly with not only CCSS anchor standards, but also with higher-level thinking analysis skills. There are so many ways to use task cards in your class, and my students respond well to the interaction.

32 cards are included along with 4 blank cards for you to adapt to your class!

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Key words: task cards, common core, analysis, info text, centers, groups, collaboration, discussion, current events, nonfiction, analysis
Total Pages
18 Pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Semester
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text.
Analyze the structure an author uses to organize a text, including how the major sections contribute to the whole and to the development of the ideas.
Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including its relationship to supporting ideas; provide an objective summary of the text.


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