Fun Reading Activities for 5th Grade

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Comicbook hero + parody rap song = fun reading activities for 5th grade! Agree?

Then this is a must-have for you!

Based on our parody rap song, these activities will keep your students' attention using song lyrics while they practice a variety of reading skills. Easily incorporate them into independent activities or complete them together as a class lesson.

Students will listen to the song then complete the activities listed below using the song's lyrics as a reading passage.

These activities are:

- no prep to save you time,

- super simple and easy to use,

- with a high-interest reading passage based on a rap song!

The song for these activities parodies two versions of a character as they tell their origin stories and explain their powers.

Listen to the song with subtitles here! (Click here if you have trouble viewing the videos.)

This bundle includes:

- the song lyrics for use as a reading passage

- 7 multiple-choice, context clues questions with the answer key

- 6 multiple-choice, synonyms questions with the answer key

- 6 multiple-choice, antonyms questions with the answer key

- a compare and contrast, graphic organizer activity

- 10 multiple-choice, compare and contrast questions with the answer key

- a compare and contrast text-structure, paragraph writing activity with a word bank of transitional words

- 1 main idea and supporting details, graphic organizer writing activity with 3 sections

- 6 multiple-choice, identify the main idea questions with the answer key

- 3 multiple-choice, identify the supporting details questions with the answer key

- 1 "Main Idea on Beast Mode!" challenge activity where students will identify the main idea of the entire song using their main idea and supporting details graphic organizer

- 1 Turn and Talk, discussion activity where students discuss other characters and their alternate versions

- 6 multiple-choice, figurative vs. literal language questions based on the song lyrics with the answer key

- 6 multiple-choice, identify the meaning of figurative sentences questions based on the song lyrics with the answer key

- a brief lesson on syllables and tips on how to count them in words

- 12 "How many syllables?" activity questions where students will listen to and read the song lyrics to determine how many syllables are in specific words from the song

- 12 "Syllable hunt!" activity questions where students will read through the song lyrics, finding words that have 1, 2, 3, and 4 syllables and write them in the corresponding columns

- 12 "Divide the syllables" activity tasks where students will separate words that they have found into their syllabic parts

- a "Syllables on Beast Mode!" challenge activity where students will find a rare 5 syllable word in the song lyrics and write it correctly separated into its syllabic parts.

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*Artwork by Darren Wheelock

*Font for "Rap Opera ... Kids. History. Reading. Math. And More... School Just Went Beast Mode. Educate. Entertain. Empower!" text by http://www.junkohanhero.com

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