Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)

Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
Differentiated Paired Texts: Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt (Grades 1-6)
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  1. This resource includes paired texts about two of the world's most famous athletes -- Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt. These passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two texts. Contents: → 6 Nonfiction Articles → 3 Quizzes → 1 Writing Prompt → 1 Answ
  2. This resource includes paired texts about two of the most famous athletes in Olympic history -- Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt. These passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two texts. Contents: → 6 Nonfiction Articles → 3 Quizzes → 1 Writing Prom
  3. This resource includes paired texts about two of the most famous athletes in Olympic history -- Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt. These passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two texts. Contents: → 6 Nonfiction Articles → 3 Quizzes → 1 Writing Promp
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This resource includes differentiated paired texts about two of the most famous athletes in sports history. These passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two 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 Michael's childhood
3 nonfiction texts about Usain's childhood
quizzes to cover these texts

→ Professional Career:
3 nonfiction texts about Michael's swimming career
3 nonfiction texts about Usain's track career
quizzes to cover these texts

→ Giving Back:
3 nonfiction texts about Michael's charity work
3 nonfiction texts about Usain'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: 356 words
Passages on grade levels 3-4: 511 words
Passages on grade levels 5-6: 692 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 Phelps and Bolt, 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!

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

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

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

Gymnastics: Gabby Douglas and Shawn Johnson (Grades 1-6)

Baseball: David Ortiz and Kris Bryant (Grades 1-6)


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