Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages

Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
Football Paired Texts: Troy Aikman and Tony Romo: Nonfiction Passages
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This resource includes high-interest paired texts about two of the most famous players in football history -- Troy Aikman and Tony Romo. These passages will help your students learn how to analyze similarities and differences between two texts.

Contents:
→ 6 Nonfiction Articles
→ 3 Quizzes
→ 1 Writing Prompt
→ 1 Answer Key


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Topics Covered:

→ The Childhood Years:
1 nonfiction text about Romo's childhood
1 nonfiction text about Aikman's childhood
1 quiz to cover these texts

→ Pro Football Career:
1 nonfiction text about Romo's professional football career
1 nonfiction text about Aikman's professional football career
1 quiz to cover these texts

→ Giving Back:
1 nonfiction text about Romo's charity work
1 nonfiction text about Aikman's charity work
1 quiz to cover these texts

→ Tying It All Together:
1 writing prompt to cover all 6 texts

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Pages 2-16 contain the passages, quizzes, and prompts in a smaller font size so you can save paper. Pages 18-44 contain the same resources in a larger font. Use whatever best helps your students! Look at the preview for more information.

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Reading Level: Grades 5-6

Average Article Length: 746 words
Longest Article Length: 957 words

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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.

Note: The preview download will have watermarks and only shows the first set of texts. Your actual product download will not have watermarks.

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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45 pages
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