This packet includes an engaging text about the history of specific words in English--and a look forward at what the future may hold for the English language. Students enjoy the engaging text that can be used for classwork, homework, or with a substitute. This packet includes:
-An original two-page article.
-A summarizing task with rubric.
-An argumentative essay response prompt with rubric.
-A comprehension quiz.
-A teaching guide with suggestions and answers.
This is part of a set of activities that can be used for homework, independent practice, and progress monitoring.
Other packets in the series:
Article Response Comparing Texts 1
Article Response Comparing Texts 2
Article Response Comparing Texts 3
Article Response Bundle
Holiday Narrative Response
Drama Response: Perfectly Happy
Comparing Texts Narrative