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This resource for grades 1-6 has differentiated paired texts about famous women's basketball players. It will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences in a pair of nonfiction texts.
***If you have a class of students who are on a wide range of reading levels, this is the perfect product for you!***
→ 6 Nonfiction Articles
→ 3 Quizzes
→ 3 Writing Prompts
→ Answer Keys
→ Passage About Each Player's Life:
3 nonfiction texts about Durr's childhood and basketball career
3 nonfiction texts about Ionescu's childhood and basketball career
3 quizzes to cover these texts
* The 3 passages about each player contain the same information, but they are written on different reading levels to help you differentiate for your students. See the previews for more information.
→ Tying It All Together:
3 writing prompts to cover each set of passages
→ Passages and Quiz for Google Classroom
In addition to being in paper form, the passages and quizzes are available for Google Classroom. When you purchase this resource, page 8 of each file will contain links for you to make copies to your Google Classroom account. The self-grading quiz was created in Google Forms. The passages were made using Google Slides.
**You must have a Google Classroom account to use these digital files. Otherwise, just print from the PDF file.
Length of Texts:
Passages on grade levels 1-2: 308 words and 293 words
Passages on grade levels 3-4: 709 words and 664 words
Passages on grade levels 5-6: 964 words and 930 words
Each quiz contains:
3 multiple choice questions
1 written response question
Quizzes are written to match the level of rigor required by CCSS while not being too confusing for students.
Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please purchase an additional license if more than one teacher will be using it.
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**Please note: If you have previously purchased my paired texts about Durr and Ionescu, these passages contain the same information written on different reading levels.