This Memorial Day 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. There are bonus pages included: a Memorial Day word search and two coloring pages.
These no prep materials make it easy to implement close reading in your upper elementary classroom.
If you like this resource, you can check out passages for the whole month of May here:
May Close Reading Passages
If you are interested in a bundle for the whole year, you can find the bundle here:
Close Reading-A Bundle for the Whole Year