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Animal Groups: Non-Fiction Reading Passages & Questions

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2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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Looking for reading passages about Animal Groups? Look no further! A useful set of five differentiated passages with open-ended questions for students to explain their thinking OR multiple choice questions to practice their test-taking skills. Each passage also includes a writing prompt and a grading rubric. As a bonus, there are also 10 vocabulary cards, 10 true/false questions, and 8 matching questions!

Perfect for informal or formal assessment of your elementary students’ ability to read and write about science! Answer keys included!

This product aligns to NGSS 3-LS2-1. Construct an argument that some animals form groups that help members survive.

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This set includes:

★ 5 multi-paragraph reading passages on 3 differentiated levels

★ Choice of passage + open-ended questions

★ Choice of passage + multiple choice questions

★ Writing prompt with grading rubric for each topic

★ 10 vocabulary cards about animal groups (can be cut out to match them or folded in half to use as flashcards)

★ 10 true/false questions about animal groups

★ 8 matching questions about animal groups

Passage Topics:

★ Elephants

★ Wolves

★ Ants

★ Zebras

★ Penguins

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Check out these additional Science and Literacy Resources!

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Environmental Changes Resources (3-LS4-4):

Rocks and Minerals Resources (4-ESS1-1):

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I am a science lover! I hold my Science Specialist’s Degree and have supported my district’s science learning for many years through teacher education and training. I hope this product ignites a love of science in your classroom! sunandsand36

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NGSS3-LS2-1
Construct an argument that some animals form groups that help members survive.
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.
Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

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