Common Core Standards require students to read more informational text and to use evidence from the text to support their answers. This packet helps students practice these skills and get used to reading informational text!
1) 4 articles about animals - koala bear, blue whale, bald eagle, and Siberian tiger.
2) Comprehension sheet (questions require text evidence)
3) Vocabulary sheet
4) Bonus assignment - students will write their own informational article about an animal of their choice
Use this resource in a way that works for your students and their academic levels.