Differentiated Paired Texts: Gabby Douglas and Shawn Johnson (Grades 1-6)

Keith Geswein
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1st - 6th, Homeschool
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This resource includes differentiated paired texts about two of the most famous gymnasts in USA history. These passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two 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!

Contents:
→ 18 Nonfiction Articles
→ 9 Quizzes
→ 3 Writing Prompts
→ Answer Keys

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Topics Covered:

→ The Childhood Years:
3 nonfiction texts about Gabby's childhood
3 nonfiction texts about Shawn's childhood
quizzes to cover these texts

→ Professional Career:
3 nonfiction texts about Gabby's gymnastics career
3 nonfiction texts about Shawn's gymnastics career
quizzes to cover these texts

→ Giving Back:
3 nonfiction texts about Gabby's charity work
3 nonfiction texts about Shawn's charity work
quizzes to cover these texts

→ Tying It All Together:
writing prompt to cover all texts

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Average Length of Texts:
Passages on grade levels 1-2: 336 words
Passages on grade levels 3-4: 457 words
Passages on grade levels 5-6: 648 words

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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.
The questions assess many CCSS-ELA standards and elements of nonfiction, including vocabulary, cause and effect, citing evidence, summarizing, sequence of events, comparing and contrasting, and much more.

Note: The preview download will have watermarks and only shows some of the texts. Your actual product download will not have watermarks.

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 Douglas and Johnson, these passages contain the same information written on different reading levels.

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You may also be interested in my differentiated paired texts about other famous athletes!

Basketball: LeBron James and Michael Jordan (Grades 1-6)

Football: Tom Brady and Julio Jones (Grades 1-6)

Soccer: Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo (Grades 1-6)

Swimming and Track: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)

Baseball: Kris Bryant and David Ortiz

Basketball: Steph Curry and Kobe Bryant (Grades 1-6)


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Differentiated Paired Texts Bundle for Grades 1-6
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.
Ask and answer questions to help determine or clarify the meaning of words and phrases in a text.
Identify the reasons an author gives to support points in a text.

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