This product is a wonderful resource for teaching many skills. Highly engaging and easy to access as all students have prior knowledge of cats and dogs. Skills included in this packet are:
- TEXT DEPENDENT Close Reading passage at 3 levels. LOW, MIDDLE, AND HIGH.
- Vocabulary work
- Compare and contrast BOTH AS WRITTEN ANSWERS AND A SORT
- Fact and opinion BOTH AS WRITTEN ANSWERS AND A SORT
- WRITING PROMPT FOR EXTENSION ACTIVITY
- RUBRIC FOR GRADING WRITING EXTENSION ACTIVITY
- Crossword puzzle featuring vocabulary words