Argumentative Text Passages - Video Games

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3rd - 4th, Homeschool
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2 Passages with Graphic Organizer Response Sheets
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Get your students excited about reading argumentative text with these fun and engaging argumentative passages about video games. These high-interest argumentative text passages are perfect for helping your students identify the author’s claim, the intended audience, and the facts that are used to support the argument.

The passages present both sides of the argument about the effects of video games on kids. Take the analysis further by having your students use the fifth response sheet to evaluate and compare the arguments made by the opposing sides.

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  • 2 Original, High-Interest Argumentative Text Passages
  • 2 Styles of Response Sheets for Each Passage
  • 1 Response Sheet for Evaluating and Comparing the Argumentative Passages
  • Answer Keys for All Response Sheets

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Supports TEKS:

LA. 3.9Ei, 3.9Eii, 3.9Eiii

LA. 4.9Ei, 4.9Eii, 4.9Eiii


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Compare and contrast the most important points and key details presented in two texts on the same topic.
Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text.


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