This document contains a one page graphic organizer that answers a text-to-text analysis question from “Kensuke’s Kingdom” and “Exploring Islands." The graphic organizer contains page locations for students to narrow their focus to exact areas of the text in order to find the vidence.
In addition to the graphic organizer, there is a one page paper where students can write their entire essay.
Prompt: You read, “Kensuke’s Kingdom” and “Exploring Islands”. Use the following questions to compare and contrast the two texts:Which text tells about barrier islands? How does each text tell about island ecosystems? How does each text describe the living things on the island? Use text evidence from both selections to support your answer.