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This download includes three reading passages which are aligned to common core and contain integrated science content. These close reads involve active reading and careful analysis to help students become deeper thinkers and better readers.
Included are these three passages:
* Thomas Edison
Common Core Standards for Informational Text:
*General and Domain Specific Vocabulary
*Main Idea and Details
*Craft and Structure/Integration of Knowledge
*Suggested Close Reading Steps for these
Passages (Teacher’s Guide)
*Mark Up the Text Chart
*Identifying Text Structure