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- These third grade digital passages and graphic organizers are all standards-based activities for students to use when focusing on literature and informational standards. These are made for Google Classroom, and they all come as Google Slides. These passages and graphic organizers cover the RL and RI$32.00$48.00Save $16.00
These digital passages are standards-based activities for students to use when focusing on information, or nonfiction standards. These are perfect for Google Classroom and they're made in Google Slides! Students will read the standards-based passages, annotate their text, then answer comprehension questions about the text and the standard. They are all Common-Core standards-based passages for third grade students. There are a total of 67 passages for 3rd graders to use with informational, or nonfiction texts.
Keep in mind that these graphic organizers and passages are a digital version of the resources that come from my non-digital ELA units. They've been reformatted so that they work in Google Classroom. If you want lesson plans and the full units, follow the link (non-digital ELA units) to shop the full units that also come with the digital links.
- RI3.1- Ask and Answer Questions- 6 passages
- RI3.2- Main Idea and Details- 7 passages
- RI3.3- Making Connections- 10 passages
- RI4.4- Unknown Words and Context Clues- 6 passages
- RI3.5- Text Features- 8 passages
- RI3.6- Point of View- 6 passages
- RI3.7- Images in a Text- 6 passages
- RI3.8- Organizing Texts- 6 passages
- RI3.9- Compare and Contrast- 12 passages [6 sets of passages]
When you purchase this bundle, you will receive a PDF handout. This handout will have links to the 9 different ELA standards sets.
You can choose how you'd like to use these graphic organizers...
- Copy the specific slide you need and share it with your students.
- Share the entire presentation for them to fill out by a certain date or for use when they are reading independently.
- Create a graphic organizer folder for your students to access whichever ones they want/need.
Here is a list of titles/topics covered in each unit (with Lexile levels)...
- What's Energy?- 720L
- A Dry Place- 790L
- One-Ton Sea Animal- 700L
- Butterfly Life Cycle- 660L
- Let's Take a Ride- 780L
- Don't Touch that Frog!- 650L
- Changes for America- 780L
- The Pacific Crest Trail- 860L
- The Ocean Habitat- 780L
- Staying Safe- 790L
- Making Better Choices- 790L
- Water Ahead!- 790L
- "Sit. Stay."- 680L
- Making a PB&J- 740L
- Let's Make a Snowman- 620L
- A Chocolate Treat- 620L
- Finding America- 770L
- Harriet's Help- 770L
- The Wright Idea- 790L
- Keeping Your Plant Alive- 770L
- The Water Cycle- 790L
- One Object: Three States of Matter- 750L
- Two Lives- 810L
- The Moon's Phases- 750L
- The Water Cycle- 790L
- The Science of Exercise- 790L
- Factory Work- 810L
- Not an Easy Job- 790L
- Digging for Fossils- 790L
- The Exciting Sport of Basketball- 780L
- How the Planets Differ- 790L
- Our Hands- 750L
- Do All Bugs Fly?- 740L
- Animal Sounds- 830L
- Plant Life Cycle- 780L
- Can You See?- 780L
- Frogs- 770L
- School Uniforms- 790L
- Screen Time- 860L
- Buckle Up Every Time- 660L
- Good Dental Health- 620L
- Is Fast Food Bad?- 810L
- Benefits of Camouflage- 770L
- Animal Eyes- 720L
- The 60-Minute Rule- 880L
- America's Favorite Sport- 790L
- Neckties- 780L
- The Big Apple- 770L
- How to Brush Your Teeth- 660L
- The Inner and Outer Planets- 780L
- Soccer or Football?- 780L
- A Troubled America- 780L
- Rosa Parks- 810L
- Henry Ford's Big Change- 790L
- The Life Cycle of an Apple- 600L
- Recipe: Beef Tacos (610L) and Recipe: Chicken Quesadillas (610L)
- The Appalachian Trail (780L) and The Continental Divide (780L)
- Life on the Titanic (790L) and The Night the Titanic Sank (790L)
- How Video Games Help (850L) and How Video Games Hurt (850L)
- A Friendly Ocean Animal (750L) and A Fierce Ocean Animal (770L)
- Cold Climate Penguins (630L) and Warm Climate Penguins (700L)
Common Core Reading Informational Standards Included:
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.1- Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.2- Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.3- Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.4- Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.5- Use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, sidebars, hyperlinks) to locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.6- Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.7- Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.8- Describe the logical connection between particular sentences and paragraphs in a text (e.g., comparison, cause/effect, first/second/third in a sequence).
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.9- Compare and contrast the most important points and key details presented in two texts on the same topic.
Members, please read: This unit is already included in the Elementary Nest ELA Membership. If you are a member, no need to purchase. You already have access to this!