Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade

Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
Compare and Contrast for 3rd - 5th Grade
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Compare and Contrast with Stories, Myths and Traditional Literature is a 52 page set that is a fun and effective way to teach a variety of reading strategies including compare and contrast (stories, characters and story elements), author’s purpose, finding evidence from the text, and making Text to Self, Text to Text, and Text to World Connections. These are short paired text passages using traditional literature your students will love!

The literature selected includes Aesop’s Fables, myths and traditional tales from around the world. It can be used as a whole class, in small groups, as a center activity or even as homework.

The Stories, Myths and Traditional Literature Packet includes:

10 pages of front and back worksheets with two stories to compare and contrast (paired passages) on each page (total of 20 pages)

Venn Diagram (an editable blank template that can be used to compare and contrast any story/characters)

A Compare and Contrast List of Words Handout

Compare and Contrast the Story (Blank template that can be used with any story)

Compare and Contrast the Characters (Blank template that can be used with any characters)

Compare and Contrast the Story Elements (Blank template that can be used with any story)

2 Theme Handouts

Detailed Teacher Notes


Teaching using traditional literature is so much fun and lends itself to some rich learning experiences.


If you’re looking for more paired text resources, here are a few you might like:

Paired Texts: Fiction to Fiction for 3rd - 5th Grades

Paired Texts: Fiction to Nonfiction for 4th - 6th Grades



Looking for some thematic paired texts to take you through the seasons?

Fall Paired Texts: Fiction to Nonfiction for 4th - 6th Grades

Winter Paired Texts: Fiction to Nonfiction for 4th - 6th Grades

Spring Paired Texts: Fiction to Nonfiction for 4th - 6th Grades


Here's a deeply discounted bundle with all three of the seasons!

Paired Texts by the Season Bundle: 4th - 6th Grades



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Thanks so much!
Jenn


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