This resource includes high-interest paired texts about famous football players. These paired passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two texts.
→ 2 Informational Texts
→ 1 Quiz
→ 1 Writing Prompt
→ 1 Answer Key
→ Passage About Each Player's Life:
1 nonfiction text about Garoppolo's childhood and football career (933 words)
1 nonfiction text about Mariota's childhood and football career (897 words)
1 quiz to cover these texts
→ Tying It All Together:
1 writing prompt to cover both texts
Both passages include information about the 2017 season.
Pages 2-7 of this file contain the passages, quiz, and prompt in a smaller font size so you can save paper. Pages 10-20 contain the same resources in a larger font. Use whatever best helps your students! Look at the preview for more information.
Reading Level: Grades 5-6
The 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.
Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please purchase an additional license if more than one teacher will be using it.
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