This daily literature and informational text practice is unique because it provides quick reading practice in just five minutes a day. Students read original literature and informational text passages that use the same writing techniques as award winning writers. A weekly checklist is included that lists all of the skills that were covered during the week. This makes it much easier to track student progress. Students can review literature skills such as character analysis, metaphors, and integrating information from two passages and more topics with this quick practice.
Special Note***This document is similar to Grade 8 Daily Common Core Weeks 21-25. The only differences are that references to Common Core have been removed and the grade level is not written on the document.***
This is great for daily review and for test prep.
---The document covers a variety of genres to provide thorough literature and informational text practice.
---It offers high-quality, quick review. The daily practice keeps reading skills and strategy use sharp. Close reading, multiple choice, and short response questions are all included to match the variety of formats that students will use when they answer the questions.
Five weeks of daily practice are included.