Hockey Reading Passages Activities

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3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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Get ready for winter and the hockey season with these nonfiction close reading passages to engage your students!

This set includes a digital version to use with Google Classroom™.

Help your students learn about hockey with these engaging and critical thinking nonfiction articles, perfect to practice close reading strategies. Included are 3, two-page articles to help your students understand the history of hockey, how to play the game, and learn about Wayne Gretzky, too.

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These passages and comprehension questions will have your students practicing how to gather important information and reflect as they read. Activities work well as independent practice, small group work, or as an assessment.


Link and directions to use the digital version in Google Classroom™

✓3, Two-page Articles with a variety of Reader Response Questions

✓Visualizing Nonfiction Information Activity

✓Timeline Graphic Organizer

✓Critical Stance Writing Activities

✓Close Reading Anchor Charts and Graphic Organizer

✓Teacher Suggestions

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Check out the hockey math task cards to go along with this reading pack.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.
Use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, sidebars, hyperlinks) to locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently.
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.


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