This close reading guide will help you as you infuse your classroom with informational text via close reading. The guide includes a list of resources in which you can find many articles, many of which are free. There is also a weekly planning guide as to what a typical close reading lesson plan should look like on a given week. There is a chart that teaches students how to answer questions in complete sentences as well as how to annotate text while they read. Lastly, there are many graphic organizers to support using close reading in your classroom.