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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  1. This Reading Bundle contains 10 essential reading units for 4th and 5th graders which will help your students increase their reading comprehension. The bundle includes engaging passages, graphic organizers, activities, and lots of task cards which target key reading skills. Here are the units includ
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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 (Aesop's Fables, myths, and folktales from around the world) your students will love!

This unit 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

SAVE MORE and GET MORE with the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!!! (Click Here) It has 10 key reading units which cover many 4th and 5th reading standards!

Here are the units included in the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!

Main Idea

Characters, Settings, and Events: Story Elements

Compare and Contrast

Elements of Poetry, Drama, and Prose

Text Evidence

Inferences Using Informational Text

Inferences Using Literature

Theme

Cause and Effect

Informational Text Structures

Why you'll love this resource:

  • It includes traditional literature idea passages, including Aesop's fables, myths, and folktales from around the world.
  • Many of the passages are paired text with two to three short stories on a single page.
  • The passages are high interest ones your students will enjoy, like The Monkey and the Pea or the The Golden Touch!
  • The printables are low prep for busy teachers!
  • It may be used in a number of ways from guided reading, to reader's workshop, independent work, literacy centers, homework, test prep, and more!!!

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 three of the seasons!

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


Also, I do want to suggest a great set of reading games which would go well with this reading unit. There is a game for EACH READING STANDARD!!! It comes in a set of 10 for fiction, a set of 10 for nonfiction, or a bundle of 20 reading games specifically for 4th and 5th grades!

10 Fiction Reading Games

10 Nonfiction Reading Games

20 Reading Games Bundle

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Thanks!

Jenn

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