Close reading is the reading of a passage or text (most notable, non-fiction) closely. It is reading (& rereading) with a purpose to reinforce understanding.
This handout is designed to be a reference for students during close reading. Suitable for upper elementary, middle school, and high school. It is intended to be kept in student binders for easy access.
More middle-grade Common Core ELA reference handouts:
Claim Evidence Reasoning Writing Handout
Close Reading Reference Page
Cornell Note Template
Cognitive Content Dictionary Form
Text-Dependent Questions Handout
Text Evidence Writing Reference Handout