Close Reading Differentiated Lesson Plan

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Attached is a lesson plan format geared for close reading. It includes guiding questions that will assist in the planning process and lesson execution. Also attached are Higher order thinking questioning for the teacher to deliver, a close reading features list, success criteria, and formative assessment teacher checklist.

Please be sure to have WORD in order to open this completely editable file. Please change to meet your needs, or use as a close reading lesson plan in its entirety. This is a plan that will take at east a week to finish.

Please see my "Differentiated Close Reading PPT" to obtain the slideshow, tasks and reading passages that would accompany this written lesson plan.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.


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