Challenging 5th grade reading test-prep task cards with fiction, non-fiction and paired text passages with follow-up reading response questions and activities!
I have included sixteen fiction and non-fiction stories, poems, plays, informational text articles and more to help 5th graders prepare for their state reading achievement tests. After reading each task card's literature component, the students will complete challenging follow-up activities that require the students to use critical thinking reading skills. Perfect for early finishers or whole class reading review!
The passages text and questions are aligned to the 5th grade reading CCSS standards, but suitable to all 5th grade reading curriculum. With this 5th Grade Common Core reading resource you will find sixteen rigorous passages with follow-up reading questions and projects.
Analyze the Text Task Card to Use With Every Passage
"Brady's Secret" Fiction Passage
"Sara's Snow Storm" and "Snow Storm" (Paired Text, Comparing and Contrasting Literature)
"The Great Depression" Non-Fiction Passage
"T-shirt Contest" Fiction Passage
"A Messenger From Gunung Agung Play" (Folk Tale) Scripted Fiction Passage
"The First Explorers" Non-Fiction Passage
"No Pet Geckos in Texas" Non-Fiction Passage
"Springseed" Fiction Passage
"Zach Gets a Cell Phone for a Day" Fiction Passage
"A Review of the Movie: Johnny Tremain" Opinion Passage
"The President's Special Computer" Play, Scripted Fiction Passage
"The Beautiful Game", "Soccer is More Than A Kick" (Paired Text, Comparing and Contrasting Literature)
"Home is Where Your Heart Is" Fiction Passage
"Mt. Rushmore" Non-Fiction Passage
"The Scariest Dog Walk Ever" Fiction Passage
"What's the Big Deal" and "Little Rock Nine" (Paired Text, Comparing and Contrasting Literature)
I have also included a generic task card review activity that allows students to analyze each task card by filling in the basic text structure features.
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Please check more all of my 5th Grade reading resources by clicking on the links below:
5th Grade Reading Test Prep "BUNDLE"
5th Grade Reading Practice Tests
5th Grade Reading Multiple Meaning, Context Clues Test-Prep Task Cards
5th Grade Fiction Reading Test Review Task Cards
5th Grade Reading Passages with Context Clues Task Cards
5th Grade Reading Stem Test-Prep Review Passages
5th Grade "True Story" Fiction Reading Practice Passages
5th Grade Reading Interactive Notebook Review
5th Grade Daily Reading, Writing and Math Test-Prep
5th Grade Spelling and Vocabulary Activities
5th Grade Daily Language Arts Review Warm-ups
Sixty 5th Grade Language Arts Skill Review Task Cards
5th Grade Language Arts and Reading Enrichment Project Menus
5th Grade Weekly Reading Enrichment Research Projects For the Entire Year
5th Grade Reading Center, Passages With Critical Thinking Task Cards