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Differentiated Solar System Reading Passages & Comprehension Activities

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3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
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These 24 engaging reading passages are a must for a Solar System unit or guided reading groups! All planet reading passages range from approximately 700-1000 Lexile (perfect for 3-6th grade). Each planet comes with 3 leveled reading passages containing the same educational material & vocabulary, only varying by Lexile. All follow-up activities are thoughtfully planned to align to the ELA Common Core. Please check out the preview for a closer look!

For a discounted price on this product, Sun & Moon Differentiated Reading Passages, and the Solar System Cooperative Learning Research Project, check out the *Solar System Bundle*

WHAT'S INCLUDED:
24 Differentiated Reading Passages (3 levels per planet)
"All About Mercury" 730-850-990 Lexile
"All About Venus" 760-830-910 Lexile
"All About Earth" 730-870-1020 Lexile
"All About Mars" 770-870-1020 Lexile
"All About Jupiter" 690-800-910 Lexile
"All About Saturn" 720-830-920 Lexile
"All About Uranus" 740-850-930 Lexile
"All About Neptune" 750-850-1000 Lexile

Each Planet Reading Passage contains:
*Vocabulary Chart (blank or filled in)
*Finding Text Evidence (2)
*Using Text Features
*Vocabulary Crossword
*Compare & Contrast (4 total)

Solar System Cumulative Activities include:
*Planets Table/ Chart Interpretations
*Planets Timeline Interpretations
*Planets Sorts (3: Inner Planets, Outer Planets, All Planets)
"Soaring through the Planets" Planets Picture Dictionary
"Soaring through the Planets" Vocabulary Crosswords (with and without word bank)
"Soaring through the Planets" Comprehension Crossword
*Blank Copies of each Activity for flexible use (Vocabulary Charts, Text Features, Venn Diagram)

Other Related Products
-Solar System Word Wall
-The Solar System Cooperative Learning Research Project
-Sun and Moon Differentiated Reading Passages, Compare & Contrast, Vocabulary & Comprehension
-*Solar System Bundle*

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Differentiated Solar System Reading Passages & Comprehensi
Differentiated Solar System Reading Passages & Comprehensi
Differentiated Solar System Reading Passages & Comprehensi
Differentiated Solar System Reading Passages & Comprehensi