“The History of Pizza” close reading passage includes three days of response pages with answer sheets; day 1 focuses on main idea and details, day 2 focuses on vocabulary and text structure, and day 3 focuses on theme, author craft and inferencing.
No prep materials make it easy to implement close reading in your upper elementary classroom.
This passage is also part of the September Close Reading Pack. You can find this pack here:
September Close Reading
You may also be interested in a growing close reading bundle that include passages for each month of the year. You can find this bundle here:
Close Reading-A Growing Bundle for the Whole Year