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Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver

Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
Close Reading Passages - George Washington Carver
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Engage students in close reading with these passages about George Washington Carver. Whether you're teaching a unit for Black History Month or are preparing for the state reading test, these 36 pages will provide support and challenge for your upper elementary/intermediate reading students!

Included in this set:
1) 5 Focused Close Reading Passages on George Washington Carver
2) 5 Notice and Note Pages
3) 5 Graphic Organizer Pages
4) 1 Page on Drawing Conclusions with Sentence Stems
5) 1 Page on Evaluating Text with Sentence Stems
6) 4 Pages of Differentiated Short Answer Response (SAR)
7) 6 Supporting Images for background knowledge
8) Ideas on how to use
9) Answer Key

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About the Close Reading Passages
Each text is about half a page in length. Together they form a five-section expository text. The complexity of the text is a perfect challenge for grades 3-4, on-level grades 5-6, and remediation for grades 7-8.

Lexile 740L

Each section of text has three sets of questions. The first set of questions requires students respond to the text in short answer responses (SAR). The second set of questions engage students in analyzing the text by taking notes and summarizing the text. The third set of questions use a graphic organizer to analyze text structure.

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Skills in these Close Reading Activities:
- Making Connections (text-to-text, text-to-self)
- Making Inferences
- Using Text Evidence to support inferences
- Determining Main Idea
- Using Text Evidence to support main idea
- Clarifying words and phrases
- Notice and Note
- Summarizing

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Close reading is thoughtful, critical analysis of a text that focuses on significant details or patterns in order to develop a deep, precise understanding of the text's form, craft, meanings, etc. It is a key requirement of the Common Core State Standards and directs the reader's attention to the text itself.

The skills in this set are perfect for test prep and STAAR prep, including STAAR EOC.

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Pairs Perfectly with these Close Reading Resources:
Christmas Around the World PowerPoint, Videos, and Bingo Game
Close Reading Passages: Christmas Around the World

Best-Selling Reading Resources:
Summarizing Task Cards #1
Summarizing Task Cards #2
Summarizing Lesson Bundle
Sequencing Task Cards

Other Close Reading Resources:
Summarizing Lesson Bundle
Main Ideas and Details Lesson Bundle
Drawing Conclusions Task Card Bundle #1
Drawing Conclusions Task Card Bundle #2

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Total Pages
36 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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