Perfect for end of the year centers, reading groups, and projects!
Engaging, motivating, and interesting! Use these original non fiction texts to enhance you student's skills with close reading and analytical writing. Each passage features differentiated comprehension questions and a chance for students to write about their reading. An extra lined piece of paper is included for you to photocopy on the back of each page if you would like student's to write their responses here. Passages are differentiated so you can use them with multiple levels. Great for centers, guided reading, homework, MTSS/RTI, or animal research projects. Get even the most reluctant readers interested!
Rain Forest Animals Included: Leaf Cutter Ant, Chimpanzee, Sloth, Poison Frog, Toucan
Each passage is:
*lexile leveled at 3 different levels: Below, On, Above
*has different questions at different levels of questioning
*has an opportunity for students to respond to reading by "explaining with examples from the text"
You know your students best! Please check to see if these Lexile levels will work in your classroom!
Below Level Range: 820-950
On Level Range: 950-1080
Above Level Range: 1040-1180
Your feedback is always appreciated! What a great way to earn credit toward future TPT purchases!
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