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Genres Task Cards

Genres Task Cards
Genres Task Cards
Genres Task Cards
Genres Task Cards
Genres Task Cards
Genres Task Cards
Genres Task Cards
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16 sets of paired passages (32 stories total) to help students compare texts in the same genre. These Identifying and Comparing Fiction GENRES Task Cards will help your students master this difficult skill!

There are TWO options for using these cards, depending on your needs! You can also use both sets for scaffolding and differentiation.

Set One: One story per card for identifying the genre of each story.

Set Two: Two stories per card for comparing stories in the same genre. Each card includes two stories (the SAME STORIES that are also in set one) written in the same genre.

This product also includes a recording sheet with guiding questions, an additional recording sheet for identifying similarities and differences in the two stories, and prompt cards with questions to encourage students to respond thoughtfully and analytically to the two texts.

The Genres Include:

Realistic Fiction
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction

These task cards are perfect for Common Core Standard RL.3.9, RL.4.9, RL.5.9 . The stories are brief to help students feel comfortable with the content and concept. The cards are recommended for grades 3+. They are perfect for introducing, assessing, or reviewing the concept of comparing and identifying stories in the same genre.

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31 pages
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