History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ

History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
History of Video Games Close Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions US NZ
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This pack includes one Grade Four and Grade Five (Year Five and Six) non-fiction informational text with six engaging text dependent higher order thinking tasks. These activities are great for your reading program, or as homework tasks. These activities are great for your guided reading program, or as homework tasks.

***When you download this resource, it comes in both US AND British English spellings and printing sizes.***

What this resource is all about

Click here for a short video explaining this kind of resource.

The passage in this resource is titled: The History of Video Games - an interesting, current topic, especially considering the popularity of Pokémon GO ®!

The purpose of this resource is to provide ready-to-go informational texts and engaging higher order thinking questions.

Our full Video Games pack is available here!

This resource is jam-packed with exciting, thought-provoking activities to grab your students’ attention AND hold it. The activities begin at the lower levels of Blooms Taxonomy (Remember, Understand, Apply) and move through to the higher levels (Analyze, Evaluate, Create).

Reading Comprehension Strategies included:
- Find Facts and Details
- Make Inferences
- Sequence
- Summarize/Summarise
- Synthesize

Students are also exposed to a range of graphic organizers to arrange their new knowledge. Examples are provided for you as an extra teaching resource.

An added bonus of these activities is that they also incorporate writing skills. Research shows that reading and writing skills improve when they are integrated.

Say goodbye to short simple passages with three multi-choice questions, and say hello to the future: quality close reading passages, engaging topics (more to come too folks!), exciting higher order thinking activities, and most importantly, growth in your students' reading comprehension and writing abilities!

***When you download this resource, it comes in both US AND British English spellings and printing sizes.***

In this pack you will receive:

1.One text, The History of Video Games, at two levels.

2. SIX corresponding NO PREP Higher Order Thinking Activities based on Blooms Taxonomy
- Remember
- Understand
- Apply
- Analyze/Analyse
- Evaluate
- Create

3. Teacher Answer Key for applicable questions

4. Two 'Tips For Use' pages with ways to use this resource in your classroom with links to the Common Core Language Arts Standards.

5. Close Reading bookmarks

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