Compare and Contrast Passages

Compare and Contrast Passages
Compare and Contrast Passages
Compare and Contrast Passages
Compare and Contrast Passages
Compare and Contrast Passages
Compare and Contrast Passages
Compare and Contrast Passages
Compare and Contrast Passages
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Build comprehension using these 6 nonfiction short passages that compare and contrast similar animals, each featuring informational text and 4 multiple-choice questions on one page. Animals include apes and monkeys, hares and rabbits, hedgehogs and porcupines, moths and butterflies, porpoises and dolphins, and spiders and insects. Lined and unlined Venn diagrams for each passage are also included. Great for integrating science and reading!

The questions cover a variety of reading skills and are modeled after the types of questions on standardized reading tests. The last two questions of each passage are about similarities and differences.

Readability is in the 3rd-5th grade range. Please check the preview to help you determine whether or not they would be suitable for your students. 3rd graders will need more teacher support with decoding and vocabulary. You can purchase with confidence, as I have 32 years of experience in preparing upper elementary students for standardized reading testing!

Here is what you get with this resource:
• Apes and Monkeys informational text and questions (1 page)
• Apes and Monkeys Venn diagrams and answer key (3 pages)
• Hares and Rabbits informational text and questions (1 page)
• Hares and Rabbits Venn diagrams and answer key (3 pages)
• Hedgehogs and Porcupines informational text and questions (1 page)
• Hedgehogs and Porcupines Venn diagrams and answer key (3 pages)
• Moths and Butterflies informational text and questions (1 page)
• Moths and Butterflies Venn diagrams and answer key (3 pages)
• Porpoises and Dolphins informational text and questions (1 page)
• Porpoises and Dolphins Venn diagrams and answer key (3 pages)
• Spiders and Insects informational text and questions (1 page)
• Spiders and Insects Venn diagrams and answer key (3 pages)
• Blank Venn diagram graphic organizers (2 pages)
• Answer Key (1 page)
• TOU & Credits (1 page)

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