One of the greatest secrets to being able to closely read text is knowing what to focus on while reading. These 20 task cards cover the most common types of details that readers are expected to focus their attention to when they read literature. They assist students with deeply understanding and analyzing text.
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These align to Common Core Standards:
RL.1 Inference and Details
RL.2 Main Idea
RL.3 Character Analysis
RL.6 Point of View
RL.9 Compare and Contrast Texts
Use these task cards with any novel or literature passage. Use these as journal writing or small group discussion prompts. A printable, easy-fold box is included for storage.
Common Core Close Reading Passages (Grades 3-5)
Common Core Close Reading Passages (Middle School)
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