This Common Core Reading Test Prep Lesson BUNDLE prepares students for the FSA Reading, PARCC Reading, and SBAC Reading Exams. It includes 70 EASY-TO-TEACH Lessons with Activities and FSA/PARCC/SBAC style Test Prep.
Types of Questions:
Two Part Hot Text
It includes 17 different passages from the following texts:
H.P. Lovecraft's "The White Ship"
Joshua Slocum's "Sailing Alone Around the World"
Sir Robert S. Ball's "Great Astronomers: Isaac Newton"
Frances Hodgson Burnett's "The Secret Garden"
Jack London's "White Fang"
Jack London's "The Road"
Ezra Meeker's "Leaving the Home Nest for Iowa"
Ezra Meeker's "Taking the Trail for Oregon"
Sir Robert S. Ball's "Great Astronomers: Galileo Galilei"
Mark Twain's "Life on the Mississippi"
Mark Twain's "Roughing It"
2 original nonfiction narratives "Hardware" and "Roller Skating"
2 SETS of PAIRED PASSAGES (Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Biographical Stories" / Kristin Menke's "Blindness" and Stephen Crane's "The Red Badge of Courage" / "When Johnny Comes Marching Home")
This BUNDLE would be great for WHOLE GROUP Lessons, SMALL GROUP instruction, PULL-OUTS, PUSH-INS, ROTATIONS, or SUBSTITUTE plans. All texts/images are either original works or PUBLIC DOMAIN. The texts are pretty accessible, so the lessons could be used for 6th-10th graders with or without teacher guidance, depending on the amount of differentiation needed for each student. Each lesson takes about 45-90 minutes a day for 70 days, depending on the goals for each lesson.
This BUNDLE includes the following:
Daily Reading Activities that prepare students for the FSA/PARCC/SBAC Exams
2-9 FSA/PARCC/SBAC Style Questions and Answers Per Day (266 Total)
55 Short Response Questions and Examples (2-5 per text)
Multiple Choice Quiz Option for EACH Pack (For a total of 14 Quizzes)
Answer Keys with Teacher Worksheets
Explanations for Answers
Suggested Lesson Plan Outline/Detailed Plans
Tips for Writing the Short Responses
(7 Texts) RL: Citing Evidence, Theme, Words/Phrases, Structure, and
(10 Texts) RI: Citing Evidence, Central Idea, Words/Phrases, Structure, and
PRODUCTS IN THIS BUNDLE:
Pack 14: Paired Passages (Sailing)
Pack 13: "Taking the Trail for Oregon"
Pack 12: "White Fang" (Jack London)
Pack 11: "Isaac Newton"
Pack 10: Paired Passages (Civil War)
Pack 9: "The Road" (Jack London)
Pack 8: "Leaving the Home Nest for Iowa"
Pack 7: "Galileo"
Pack 6: "Life on the Mississippi" (Mark Twain)
Pack 5: Paired Passages (Narrative and Poem)
Pack 4: "The Secret Garden"
Pack 3: Hardware
Pack 2: "Roller Skating"
Pack 1: "Roughing It" (Mark Twain)