History of Video Games Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions

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Description

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 ELA test prep, your guided reading program, or as homework tasks. Distance Learning.

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

What this resource is all about:

The passage in this resource is titled: The History of Video Games - an interesting and engaging 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.

This is also available in our full Video Games resource 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.

In this pack you will receive:

1. The History of Video Games, at two differentiated 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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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.
Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).
Draw on information from multiple print or digital sources, demonstrating the ability to locate an answer to a question quickly or to solve a problem efficiently.
Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.

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