This resource provides all that you need to help your students master the skill of comparing and contrasting poems, plays, and prose! With over 40 questions in multiple-choice and short-response format that are aligned to the Common Core, this resource will have your students reading closely, thinking deeply, and actually understanding the similarities and differences between these 3 types of writing! Plus, the multiple-choice questions are based off of what your students will see on STATE TESTS!
Graphic organizers and examples of the elements of poems, plays, and prose
9 passages (3 poems, 3 plays/dramas, and 3 prose examples)
Over 40 Common Core aligned multiple-choice AND short response questions
Blank comparison chart for students to fill in after reading a poem, drama, and prose all on the same topic!
Answer key for EVERY question!
"A Toy Designer" - Poem
"The Disappearing Act" - Play
"A Secret Doorway" - Prose
"The Basketball Game" - Poem
"A Different Kind of Sled" - Play
"The Roaring Lion" - Prose
"The Wise Owl" as a Poem
"The Wise Owl" as a Play
"The Wise Owl" as Prose
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