If you've ever tried to teach close reading without directions, it can be very difficult! This PDF contains a 2 page document with symbols and directions for each of the three readings involved in close reading to make things clear & easy.
Each reading addresses three different ELA Common Core Standards.
-Central Idea & Supporting Details
-Point of View
-Part to Whole
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