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This resource includes paired texts about two of the best women's college basketball players in the USA.
These nonfiction passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two texts.
→ 2 Informational Texts
→ 1 Quiz
→ 1 Writing Prompt
→ 1 Answer Key
→ Passage About Each Player's Life:
1 nonfiction text about Durr's childhood and basketball career (308 words)
1 nonfiction text about Ionescu's childhood and basketball career (293 words)
1 quiz to cover these texts
→ Tying It All Together:
1 writing prompt to cover both texts
→ Passages and Quiz for Google Classroom
In addition to being in paper form, the passages and quiz are available for Google Classroom. When you purchase this resource, page 6 will contain links for you to make copies to your Google Classroom account. The self-grading quiz was created in Google Forms. The passages were made using Google Slides.
**You must have a Google Classroom account to use these digital files. Otherwise, just print from the PDF file.
Reading Level: Grades 1-2
The quiz contains:
3 multiple choice questions
1 written response question
Quizzes are written to match the level of rigor required by CCSS while not being too confusing for students.
Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please purchase an additional license if more than one teacher will be using it.
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**Photos for cover images by Keith Geswein