Article of the Week Full Year Mega Bundle

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Easy to incorporate into my literacy program. Lots of topics covered and a great for building and improving reading and writing skills. Thanks!
This bundle has been amazing! Students are fully engaged in each article of the week. They are recent and exciting to read keeping the students interested.

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    Full Year Monthly Teaching Plan


    Article of the Week Full Year Mega Bundle | PDF and Digital: This resource contains 44 high-interest non-fiction articles and 41 non-fiction-aligned graphic organizers. Each article contains 3 post-reading activities to assist with reading comprehension and standardized test prep.

    • This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom as well as Google Slides formatted lessons for 1:1 schools.

    Resource Includes:

    • 43 High-interest non-fiction/informational text articles
    • 41 Different graphic organizers
    • Article of the Week Differentiated Lesson Plans (modelled, scaffolded, independent, advanced)
    • Modified and regular text versions of each article
    • Monthly teaching plan
    • Teacher lesson plan for each article
    • Pre-reading K-W-L chart for each article
    • Mp3 audio file for each article
    • 3 Post-reading activities {comprehension questions, grammar questions (2 options: paper and self-grading Google Forms), long answer writing response}
    • PDF and Google Slides formats
    • Individual PDFs for Google Classroom

    Included Articles

    1. Benefits of Reading
    2. School Uniforms
    3. Electric Cars
    4. The Mystery of the Loch Ness Monster
    5. The Homework Debate
    6. Crime Scene Investigations
    7. The History of Television
    8. Halloween
    9. Benefits of Exercise
    10. Diwali
    11. Daylight Savings
    12. St. Patrick's Day
    13. Dangerous North American Spiders
    14. The D.B. Cooper Mystery
    15. Natural Disasters
    16. April Fools' Day
    17. Ramadan
    18. Earth Day
    19. Dangerous North American Animals
    20. Dangerous North American Snakes
    21. Alcatraz
    22. Dangers of Caffeine and Energy Drinks
    23. North American Amusement Parks
    24. Public Swimming Pool Safety
    25. The Titanic
    26. Life In Space
    27. Hanukkah
    28. Self-Driving Cars
    29. Regifting
    30. Christmas
    31. The Mystery of Oak Island
    32. Podcasts
    33. Smartphone Addiction
    34. The Mystery of the Bermuda Triangle
    35. The Disappearance of Amelia Earhart
    36. eSports
    37. Groundhog Day
    38. Chinese New Year
    39. Valentine's Day
    40. Drones
    41. The Mystery of Big Foot
    42. Popular Desserts Around The World
    43. Kwanzaa
    44. Japan's Cat Islands

    Included Graphic Organizers

    7 Summarizing Strategies Graphic Organizers

    • 3,2,1 Chart (2 options)
    • 5 W’s + H 
    • GIST
    • Key Ideas
    • Alphabet Summary (2 options)

    7 Reading Strategies Graphic Organizers

    • Predictions
    • Connections
    • Questions
    • Author’s Purpose
    • Main Idea
    • Determining Importance
    • Extending Answers

    27 Common Core Aligned Reading: Informational Text Graphic Organizers

    • Grade 6 - organizers for standards 6.1 - 6.9
    • Grade 7 - organizers for standards 7.1 - 7.9
    • Grade 8 - organizers for standards 8.1 - 8.9

    Teacher Feedback

    1. “I have not used all of the articles yet--but my students and I have loved the ones that we have read! There are so many different topics and students enjoy discussing the topics after we read. I used these for regular lessons and have pulled a couple of them as emergency sub plans! Thanks for another great product!!!”
    2. “As per usual, this creator's resources are just amazing. I always come to them first and I'm never disappointed!”
    3. “Another amazing resource from this author! Thanks!”
    Total Pages
    1,700 pages
    Answer Key
    Included with rubric
    Teaching Duration
    1 Year
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    to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
    By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction in the grades 6–8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
    By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction in the grades 6–8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
    By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction at the high end of the grades 6–8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
    Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
    Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.


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