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Close Reading - Pearl Freebie

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Close Reading - Pearl Freebie
Close Reading - Pearl Freebie
Close Reading - Pearl Freebie
Close Reading - Pearl Freebie
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Close Reading - Pearl Freebie

NOTE: This is a free preview of my {June close reading product}. This preview shows one topic in its entirety. In the full product, you get a total of four different topics with the same types of second read, third read, writing response, and paired text activities.


I have used these close reading texts with my own fifth graders to promote more meaningful interactions with text. I purposefully wrote these texts to be high-interest and short so that the students would be motivated to read the text multiple times. The follow-up activities have gotten my students to go back to the text and dig deeper.

How are my close reading texts unique?
★ Original, high-interest, and short passages written by me
★ Discreetly differentiated into four levels of difficulty to address a wide range of student abilities
★ Variety of engaging follow-up activities that require students to dig deeper into the passages
★ Paired text and activity for each topic
★ Format options for use with or without interactive notebooks

Perfect for:
★ Whole group
★ Guided reading
★ ELA centers
★ Homework

What is included?
★ Overview of close reading
★ Lesson plan pacing guides for whole group, small group, and homework options
★ Four levels of passages, second and third reading activities, writing response, paired text and activity, and answer keys for each topic
★ Half-page and notebook page header options for interactive notebooks

BONUS!
Click here to download FREE 10-question assessments to go with all of my monthly close reading topics!

This topic's skills are:
★ Compare/contrast
★ Cause/effect
★ Narrative writing
★ Paired with Diamonds to practice problem/solution

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Click here to see my other close reading products (including freebies!)

Blog Posts
Fifth in the Middle - {Monday Made It - Close Reading}
Fifth in the Middle - {What is Close Reading}
Coffee Cups and Lesson Plans - {Using Close Reading in the Classroom}

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Total Pages
42
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Teaching Duration
1 Week

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Close Reading - Pearl Freebie
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