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FREE Differentiated Paired Texts: LeBron James and Steph Curry (Grades 1-6)

Keith Geswein
6.5k Followers
Grade Levels
1st - 6th, Homeschool
Standards
Formats Included
  • Zip
Pages
21 pages
Keith Geswein
6.5k Followers

Description

***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 basketball players -- LeBron James and Steph Curry!

This bundle contains the following products:

Paired Texts: LeBron James and Steph Curry

One set of paired texts on a 1st-2nd grade reading level

Paired Texts: LeBron James and Steph Curry

One set of paired texts on a 3rd-4th grade reading level

Paired Texts: LeBron James and Steph Curry

One set of paired texts on a 5th-6th grade reading level

Contents:

→ 6 Nonfiction Articles

→ 3 Quizzes

→ 3 Writing Prompts

→ Answer Keys

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Topics Covered:

→ Professional Career:

3 nonfiction texts about LeBron's basketball career

3 nonfiction texts about Steph's basketball career

quizzes to cover these texts

→ Tying It All Together:

writing prompt to cover all texts

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Length of Texts:

Passages on grade levels 1-2: 368 and 432 words

Passages on grade levels 3-4: 648 and 669 words

Passages on grade levels 5-6: 728 and 889 words

The passages include information about LeBron's decision to play for Los Angeles in 2018.

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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.

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**Please note: If you have previously downloaded my paired texts about LeBron and Curry, please be aware that 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!

NBA: LeBron James and Michael Jordan (Grades 1-6)

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

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

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

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

Differentiated Paired Texts Bundle for Grades 1-6

Total Pages
21 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.
Ask and answer questions to help determine or clarify the meaning of words and phrases in a text.
Identify the reasons an author gives to support points in a text.

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