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FREE Differentiated Paired Texts: Cam Newton and Russell Wilson (Grades 1-6)

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3 MB|21 pages
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***If you have a class of students who are on a wide range of reading levels, this is the perfect product for you!***

This FREE download includes three sets of high-interest paired texts about two famous football players -- Cam Newton and Russell Wilson.

This bundle contains the following products:

Paired Texts: Newton and Wilson
One set of paired texts on a 1st-2nd grade reading level

Paired Texts: Newton and Wilson
One set of paired texts on a 3rd-4th grade reading level

Paired Texts: Newton and Wilson
One set of paired texts on a 5th-6th grade reading level

→ 6 Nonfiction Articles
→ 3 Quizzes
→ 3 Writing Prompts
→ Answer Keys

Topics Covered:

→ Professional Career:
3 nonfiction texts about Cam's football career
3 nonfiction texts about Russell's football career
quizzes to cover these texts

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

Length of Texts:
Passages on grade levels 1-2: 389 and 399 words
Passages on grade levels 3-4: 579 and 610 words
Passages on grade levels 5-6: 754 and 817 words

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.

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**Please note: If you have previously downloaded my paired texts about Newton and Wilson, please be aware that these passages contain the same information written on different reading levels.

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

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

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

Save big by purchasing all of my differentiated paired texts together in one bundle!

Differentiated Paired Texts Bundle for Grades 1-6
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