This product contains two versions of an academic language search activity to help students practice the vocabulary of comparing and contrasting. The modified version has been changed to serve the needs of students who may be English Learners or who may need support and/or more simplified language tasks.
Activity 1: Compare / Contrast Language Search (4 pages)
- Students mark language used to compare and contrast in an article about alligators and crocodiles
- Students fill out a T-chart with similarities and differences
- Answer Key / Possible Answers
Activity 2: Compare / Contrast Language Search – Modified (4 pages)
- Same as Activity 1, but with an article that has been modified (shorter, lower reading level)