COMPARE and CONTRAST: Non Fiction(HIGH INTEREST)~ ALLIGATOR VS. CROCODILE

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*****HIGH INTEREST TEXT IS THE KEY!************

COMMON CORE ALIGNED / SUGGESTED ANSWER KEY AND EXAMPLE ESSAYS INCLUDED!

Compare and contrast is a very prominent text structure and should be directly instructed. Comparing and contrasting is a process of analysis which help students to understand things in greater depth.

NEW STATE ASSESSMENTS REQUIRE STUDENTS TO COMPARE and CONTRAST TWO OR MORE TOPICS AND THEN WRITE AN ESSAY SUMMARIZING THE IMPORTANT INFORMATION FROM THE TEXTS.

This passage will provide text to introduce important signal words and phrases integral to your students becoming proficient in the somewhat challenging skill of COMPARE and CONTRAST.

THIS IS A SUMMARY ESSAY PROJECT THAT IS PERFECT FOR SHARED READING, SMALL GROUP INSTRUCTION, INDEPENDENT PRACTICE, and ESSAY WRITING TEST PREP

THIS RESOURCE INCLUDES:
~High interest research based passage comparing ALLIGATORS and CROCODILES
~TEACHER REFERENCE page
~COMMON CORE Standards Addressed Poster/Anchor Chart
~DIAGRAM for student note taking
~VOCABULARY INFERENCE PAGE W/ "suggested answer" key
~COMPARE/CONTRAST Summary Frame
~SUMMARY ESSAY EXAMPLE!!
~SIGNAL WORD Anchor Chart
~SUMMARY WRITING paper
~BONUS TEXT FEATURE (PRACTICING W/CAPTIONS) WORKSHEET...NEWLY ADDED
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COMMON CORE ALIGNED GRADES 4-6

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.4.4 & 5.4
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words or phrases in a text relevant to a grade 4/5 topic or subject area.

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.4.5 & 5.5
Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text.

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.6.4
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings."

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