Animal Lovers Close Reading- Biggest and Smallest Edition: This product contains 8 nonfiction close reading passages with a focus on comprehension. Common Core reading standards focus greatly on our students being able to read nonfiction text, understand text features, and answer comprehension questions on the text. These passages are perfect for these standards and hold students accountable for their work. These passages are great for assessments, whole group lessons, small group lessons, collaborative projects, homework, and even literacy centers.
Each passage is given to you in vibrant colors or a printer-friendly version. 10 comprehension questions in 2 different versions go along with every passage as well and make a wonderful reading grade. Also included are 3 extra worksheets that can be used to go with any passage.
● Blue Whale
● Giant Squid
● African Elephant
● Bee Hummingbird
● Pygmy Rabbit
● Pygmy Marmoset
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