These close reading, text dependent question cards are perfect for kindergarten and first grade!
These close reading questions are designed to be general enough to work with any piece of fiction or informational text. They are very closely aligned to the Common Core ELA standards for kindergarten and first grade students. The questions vary in complexity to help you scaffold your instruction and are color coded by topic.
These questioning/task cards can be used to guide class discussions or as writing prompts. They are perfect to attach to reading homework and are easy to leave for a substitute! NO PREP!
The possibilities are endless!
For more difficult question strands, you may be interested in my Close Read Text Dependent Questions- Grades 1-5- ANY Book! Common Core Aligned
. This set is designed for grades 1-5. All of the question strands in this product are more complex. (No task cards are repeated.)
****** Important Note: This product is included in two larger units: The Complete Guide to Close Reading in Kindergarten
First Grade Close Reading- Everything You Need! Common Core Aligned
Here is what others have said about this resource:
- "There are so many ways to use these- large groups, small groups, volunteers, subs, and my students using them with their partners. Thanks for making such a wonderful product!"
- "Very handy to have these. My paras are able to use them during small group reading."
-"Love this! Not just for me to use but as a guide for parent helpers to be using the same language and vocabulary as well."
-"I love these they are going to be very beneficial. I can leave them with a sub, it will make it easier for them to ask questions and continue even when I can't be there. This is a great resource."
-"I cannot begin to express how much I love these!!! I use them for partner reading, self checks, homework and literacy stations. I LOVE these cards!!!"
-"So easy to use! This made my close read lesson planning SO easy! Thanks :)"
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