Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading

Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Earth Science Reading Passages Differentiated Close Reading
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

494 MB|451 pages
Share
Product Description

This Earth Science Close Reading Bundle comes with ELEVEN engaging close reading passages on high interest Earth Science topics. These reading passages are the perfect way to tie together your science and literacy instruction this year. This October, your students will love using these fun passages for the middle grades to learn about topics like the water cycle, weathering, climate, oceans, air movement, Earth's layers and more.

In addition to the differentiated Close Reading Passages, you will also receive an accompanying set of differentiated text dependent questions for each passage that will drive students back to the text to gain deeper understanding. Also included is 1 week of rigorous close reading activities, suggested pacing and lesson plans, teacher notes, and more!

This close reading bundle is a fantastic resource for upper elementary or middle school students. It is an excellent way to integrate ELA and is great for daily review, centers, mini-lessons, morning work, early finishers, or even whole class instruction.

CLOSE READING PASSAGES INCLUDED

  • The Rock Cycle
  • Weathering and Erosion
  • The Water Cycle
  • Climate
  • Air Masses
  • Earthquakes and Volcanoes
  • Oceans of the World
  • Fresh Water
  • Air Movement
  • Layers of the Earth
  • Severe Weather

Each of the ELEVEN Close Reading passages includes:

  • 1 Informational Close Reading Passage (3 differentiated versions)
  • 1 Text Dependent Question Assessment (3 differentiated versions)
  • Suggested Lesson Plans and Pacing
  • 1 Annotating Text Poster
  • 1 What is Close Reading Page
  • 1 3 Levels of Close Reading Page
  • 1 Week of Close Reading Activities
  • KWL Pre-Read
  • What's The Main Idea?
  • Cause and Effect or Sequence
  • Read Between the Lines (inferencing)
  • The Most Important Things (summarization)
  • Opinion Writing Task
  • Final Thoughts (personal text response)
    • 1 TDQ Answer Key
    • 1 Writing Rubric for Opinion Writing

    You are sure to have your kids digging deeply into text and extrapolating meaning through Close Reading!

    •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

    QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?

    We welcome all questions or comments! Please feel free to e-mail us at tied2teaching@gmail.com!

    •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

    I LOVE MY FOLLOWERS!

    Look for the green star at the top of the page next to my store logo. Click it to become a follower. When you do this, you’ll receive customized email updates about Tied 2 Teaching, and information about sales and new products!

    WOULD YOU LIKE TO EARN FREE PRODUCTS FROM TIED 2 TEACHING?

    HERE’S HOW!!!

    To earn TPT credits to use on future purchases:

    Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. When you click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. You can check your credit balance in your TpT Credit Balance page. Every 100 Credits is worth $5 that you can apply towards future TpT purchases in my store, or any TpT store. I value and appreciate your feedback!

    •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

    •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

    Total Pages
    451 pages
    Answer Key
    Included
    Teaching Duration
    N/A
    Report this Resource
    Loading...
    $12.00
    Digital Download
    List Price:
    $25.00
    You Save:
    $13.00
    avatar

    Tied 2 Teaching

    10,252 Followers
    Follow
    More products from Tied 2 Teaching
    Product Thumbnail
    Product Thumbnail
    Product Thumbnail
    Product Thumbnail
    Product Thumbnail
    Teachers Pay Teachers

    Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

    Learn More

    Keep in Touch!

    Sign Up