Included in this resource is an “Anchor Chart” template with sentence stems to facilitate making connections between texts. Use these stems as questioning and assessment guides to include during formal and informal instruction. These stems are Common Core Aligned and will assist students thinking about how texts are similar and different.
Also included in this resource are “Prompt Cards.” There are 2 prompt cards on one sheet. These cards may be photocopied and laminated for durability. The prompt cards are designed as a student resource to keep in their reading notebooks, folders, or placed at small group centers.