Cattle Movement Reading Fluency and Comprehension Task Cards

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This is a comprehensive look at the Cattle Movement of 1800s. This weeklong activity covers many of the concepts about the Cattle Movement of 1800s and how it helped to shape our country.

Includes cards about the following topics:
✸Cattle Drives
✸Cowboys
✸Nat Love and the Black Cowboys of Texas
✸Cattle Movement of the 1800s
✸Union Pacific Railway
✸Texas Cattle Ranchers
✸Joseph McCoy
✸Cattle as livestock
✸Kansas Pacific Railway
✸Jesse Chisholm
✸Chisholm Trail
✸Great Western Cattle Trail
✸Homestead Act
✸Pioneers
✸Native Americans on the Trails
✸Dangers on the Trails
✸Tolls on the Trails
✸The End of the Cattle Drives
✸Outlaws in Kansas
✸Women on the Trails
✸Amanda Nite Burks
✸Cowboys and Ranchers
✸Phillip Danforth Armour
✸Rustlers
✸Union Stockyards
✸Abilene and Dodge City

There are 24 reading passage task cards specifically addressing the key concepts of the Cattle Movement of 1800s. These cards are utilized in three different ways to promote fluency within nonfiction texts and to enhance comprehension skills. Students have a recording sheet to use to answer questions (3 questions per card for a total of 72), generate their own questions, summarize important ideas, and review. You could use the task cards for three days and have each student to do all three recording sheets OR this could be differentiated based on specific reading skills that students need to practice. Students could even work in partners or complete it individually as an assessment. The possibilities are endless as we "double dip" across content areas and strengthen upper grades reading skills!
*Printer friendly, no clipart distractions, perfect for B&W copies! (Also includes cards in a color version!)

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Cattle Movement Reading Fluency and Comprehension Task Cards
Cattle Movement Reading Fluency and Comprehension Task Cards
Cattle Movement Reading Fluency and Comprehension Task Cards
Cattle Movement Reading Fluency and Comprehension Task Cards