Close Reading using Text Dependent Literature Questions
Questions support students need to go back to the text to support their thinking.
Use this as a center, independent work or small group, even as an intervention option.
1. Copy pages 1-3 for students to use as choice options during Independent Reading
2. Copy pages 4-7 on colored paper, cut and laminate to put in an envelope or metal ring for a Response to Literature center.
3. Copy pages 4-7 on colored paper, cut and laminate and give each Category of questions to a small group to respond to in a Reading circle or as a focus for their daily independent reading.
4. Copy pages 1-3 to use to guide each day of reading complex text (Choose a different category for each day)