About this Product:
This product included 13 reading passages with text-dependent questions that reflect Common Core Reading Standards for Informative Text. Use the readings and questions for close reading and science literacy. This product also includes a leaf preservation craft and 3 hands-on science investigations. Answer key included.
When does fall begin?
Why do the leaves change color?
Why don’t all trees lose leaves?
Preserving Leaves Craft
Leaf Chromatography Investigation
Do pumpkins sink or float? Investigation
Why do turkeys gobble?
Can turkeys fly?
What’s the difference between dark and white meat?
Why does turkey make you feel sleepy?
What is Indian summer?
What is a harvest moon?
Why do birds migrate?
What’s the difference between a green and red apple?
Why do apple slices turn brown? Investigation
Why are wildfires most common in the fall?
Why is there a meteor shower every November?
Teacher Notes includes the Flesch-Kincaid Score for each reading. The score varies between 5.0 and 8.3 which converts to a CC reading band of 2nd grade to 8th grade. Please view the preview for a complete breakdown of reading difficulty.
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