These expository article lessons are the perfect way to engage students in close reading and analysis of nonfiction text AND / OR as an easy go to SUBSTITUTE LESSON PLAN
. All lessons are available as print friendly PDFs or digital Google Drive resources!
SPECIAL GROWING BUNDLE DEAL!
Save over 40% by buying the bundle versus individual sets! The bundle will continue to increase in price as I add to it.
What is currently included in this bundle?
This bundle currently contains 15 expository article lessons. As I continue to add more lessons, you will get these for free by simply redownloading the bundle.
The Real Story of Paul Revere’s Ride
Poe’s Life: Who was Edgar Allan Poe?
Newberry Acceptance Speech: The Giver
St. Nicholas to Santa & Who Is Krampus?
The History of Halloween
The History of Memorial Day
The History of Thanksgiving
The History of Valentine’s Day
The History of Veterans Day
The History of New Year’s Day
The History of St. Patrick’s Day
Pride - U2 song analysis and MLK study
The History of Easter
The History of Friday the 13th
CONTENTS OF EACH OF THE EXPOSITORY ARTICLE LESSONS:
Link to the article online via a hyperlink and QR Code. You may print off the article or allow students to read it online. (*Actual copies of the article are not included in the product due to copyright.*)
Annotated Close Reading Analysis:
Comprehension questions require students to practice close reading / rereading skills and guide students in analysis of the article.
Google Version of all Worksheets: Every article analysis comes in BOTH a print friendly PDF version and a digital Google Slides version. These work great if you are moving towards a paperless classroom and/or use Google Classroom.
Complete Answer Key: A complete answer key is included for each close reading analysis.
How can I use this bundle?
These lessons can easily stand alone and are so self-explanatory they work great as substitute plans! The fact that they are available as a Google Drive resource also eliminates the need for making copies!
Will the price of the bundle go up?
YES! This is an introductory price.
How will I be notified that new activities have been posted?
Please follow me so that you receive the new product emails. Then simply re-download the bundle to copy over the new item(s).
This purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are a coach, principal, or district interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at firstname.lastname@example.org. This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.
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