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Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)

Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)
Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)
Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)
Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)
Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)
Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)
Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter (Grades 1-2)
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1005 KB|14 pages
Product Description
These high-interest informational texts are a great way to help your students analyze similarities and differences between two texts.

These passages are also written on higher grade levels so you can differentiate to meet all your students' needs!
Paired Texts: Trout and Jeter (Grades 1-6)


These paired texts cover two of the most famous players in baseball history -- Mike Trout and Derek Jeter.

Contents:
→ 6 Nonfiction Articles
→ 3 Quizzes
→ 1 Writing Prompt
→ 1 Answer Key


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Topics Covered:

→ The Childhood Years:
1 informational text about Mike's childhood
1 informational text about Derek's childhood
1 quiz to cover these texts

→ Baseball Careers:
1 informational text about Mike's baseball career
1 informational text about Derek's baseball career
1 quiz to cover these texts

→ Giving Back:
1 informational text about Mike's charity work
1 informational text about Derek's charity work
1 quiz to cover these texts

→ Tying It All Together:
1 writing prompt to cover all 6 texts

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Reading Level: Grades 1-2
Stretch Reading Level: Kindergarten
Struggling Reading Level: Grade 3 and above

Average Article Length: 332 words
Longest Article Length: 528 words

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Each quiz contains:
3 multiple choice questions
1 written response question
Quizzes are written to match the level of rigor required by CCSS while not being too confusing for students.
The questions assess many CCSS-ELA standards and elements of nonfiction, including vocabulary, cause and effect, citing evidence, summarizing, sequence of events, comparing and contrasting, and much more.

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If you have previously downloaded my paired texts about Mike Trout and Derek Jeter, please be aware this file contains the same information written on a different reading level.

Note: The preview download will have watermarks and only shows a part of the texts. Your actual product download will not have watermarks.

Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please purchase an additional license if more than one teacher will be using it.

**Images by FreePik.com

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I have more paired texts about famous athletes in a variety of sports that are written on a 1st-2nd grade reading level!

Baseball: David Ortiz and Kris Bryant

NBA: LeBron James and Michael Jordan

Soccer: Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

NFL: Tom Brady and Julio Jones

Olympics: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt

Gymnastics: Gabby Douglas and Shawn Johnson

NBA: Steph Curry and Kobe Bryant


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Save money when you purchase six of my grade 1-2 paired texts together in one bundle!

Paired Texts Bundle for Grades 1-2: 14 Sets of Paired Texts
Total Pages
14 pages
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