4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks

4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
4 Snow Reading Comprehension Passages: Snowman Paired Text + Fun Audiobooks
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  1. Paired Passages BUNDLE! Reading Comprehension Passages with questions. Get 24 Mixed Packs of paired reading comprehension. Each comes with one NON-FICTION and at least one FICTION. Several include 2-3, and some include my zany audiobooks that ENGAGE readers at a higher level. This mixed bundle i
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Need WINTER reading comprehension kids LOVE?! Four SNOWMAN reading comprehension passages with four written questions and four fully produced audiobooks that bring comprehension to life. One NON-FICTION "Snowman History: Things You Didn't Snow" + three FICTION "The Night the Snowmen Fought Back" + "My Snowman Ate My Report" + "The Abominable Snowman". Four easy-prep passages that can be used as a paired text or separately.

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9/29/18 product update: "The Abominable Snowman" audiobook has been updated to reflect the correct Mt. Everest height. The passages does NOT need to be reprinted. Please update to ensure your audio matches. Thank you!

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Introducing Mister Lewis’ paired Snowman comprehension passages!

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• The fiction passages will make students SMILE.

• The non-fiction passage will help teach NEW FACTS.

• They each ASK four written questions each that focus on comprehension skills.

• They offer self-reflection for further engagement.

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You can use these for...

• Daily 5

• Literacy time

• Small groups

• Winter tutoring

• Morning work

• RTI

• Homework

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This pack is best recommended for 3rd grade, but also for STRONG and or G/T 2nd, or early 4th. These are perfect for practicing reading comprehension for the winter reading season.

**Note: These passages are only written at ONE level and unfortunately do not include multiple levels for differentiation at this time.**

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**BUYER WARNING!!!**

These three passages are from my 24 Fiction January and 24 Non-Fiction January Reading Comprehension packs. If you've purchased either of these, please do not purchase this item or you will end up with a double. If you haven't yet purchased these, they will save you TONS of money vs. buying singles.

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Non-Fiction passage, "Snowman History: Things You Didn’t Snow", offers great information about the history of snowmen and includes:

• Three comprehension written answer questions

• One self-reflection written answer question

• Teacher answer key for easy grading

• One FUN audiobook to improve literacy skills

Fiction passage, "The Night the Snowmen Fought Back", is about two boys awoken in the night at the THUDs of snowballs on their window, but who’s out there…? This is an EASIER story than the other three. Includes:

• One FUN audiobook to improve literacy skills

• Three comprehension written answer questions

• One self-reflection written answer question

• Teacher answer key for easy grading

Fiction passage, "My Snowman Ate My Report", is about the time Ben totally FORGOT to do his winter break homework. What will he ever tell his teacher? Includes:

• One FUN audiobook to improve literacy skills

• Three comprehension written answer questions

• One self-reflection written answer question

• Teacher answer key for easy grading

Fiction passage, "The Abominable Snowman", is a cross between fact and fantasy as students learn about the legend. Includes:

• One FUN audiobook to improve literacy skills

• Three comprehension written answer questions

• One self-reflection written answer question

• Teacher answer key for easy grading

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What are TPT TEACHERS saying about using these audiobooks in class?

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"I am using your AUDIO sets for the end of the year, and my students LOVE these sets! They are SO engaging!!!! THANK YOU! I know these sets are time consuming to create. The sound effects are AWESOME, and we all look forward in listening to each of the readings." - Linda J.

"Thank you so much! I use your stories with my Life Skills students. My student so enjoy your stories! They enjoy all the silly sounds. It really keeps my students engaged. I look forward to more of your audiobooks." - Rebecca V.

"A fun and engaging way to do fluency with class." - Katie B.

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TELL ME ABOUT THE AUDIOBOOKS!

The audiobooks were narrated and produced in a (tiny Wizard of Oz style closet) home studio, including wacky sounds to incorporate more senses into literacy time.

Audiobook plus reading passage to follow along!

• Lively narrated by Mister Lewis to model

• 3-5 minutes each

• Fully produced w/ sounds that bring comprehension to life

Mp3 format easily uploads to:

• Computers (PC or Mac)

• Tablets (iPad etc)

• Any Mp3 player

• or Burn them to a CD

When/where to use:

• Daily 5 listening station

• RTI

• Small groups

• Play for read aloud ( save your voice! )

• Morning work or last 10 mins

• Sub days

• Early finishers

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WHY SHOULD I USE AUDIOBOOKS FOR LITERACY???

AUDIOBOOKS...

• Improve Comprehension

• Help Pronunciation and Vocabulary

• Aid Struggling Readers

• Reinforces important comprehension skills

• Model Reading as a Class or Listening Station

• Develop Sense of Narrative; Understanding of Language

• Teach Literacy Using Other Senses

• Improve Critical Listening Skills

• Introduce Higher-Level Text

• Help ESL Students w/ Language Skills

• Educate While Entertaining

• Spark PASSION in Less Interested Readers

• Encourage Technological Learning

• Are Perfect for Story Time

• Give your teacher voice a BREAK (the clincher)

• ARE FUN!!!

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Paired Passages to Get Kids Reading!

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24 Packs Paired Passages BUNDLE (get all these below)

New Year's + 3 Audiobooks

Camping Summer

Chinese New Year

Daylight Saving Time

Father's Day

Fidget Spinners

Fourth of July

Halloween: Aliens

Halloween: Ghosts

Halloween: Witches

Halloween: Vampires

Halloween: Zombies

Honey Bees Spring

Hurricane Season

Ice Cream Summer

Lightning Strikes Spring/Summer

Martin Luther King Jr. + 3 Audiobooks

Penguins

Pool Summer

President Election/Inauguration+ 3 Audiobooks

Road Trip Spring/Summer

Wildfire Summer

Winter Ice/Snow + 5 Audiobooks

Winter Snowman + 4 Audiobooks

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