This PDF document includes higher level questions that go with the stories in the fifth grade Houghton Mifflin reading series.
All questions are based on Levels 3 and 4 of Webb's Depth of Knowledge (DOK).
Included are higher level question words from Webb's DOK defined in "student friendly" language.
There are three questions for each of the main stories is the series, theme wrap up questions for themes 1-4, and questions for focus on tall tales and plays. There are 73 higher level questions total.
There is a contents page followed by 15 pages of questions neatly organized sequentially by theme and story.
These questions are great for increasing rigor in the fifth grade reading curriculum with higher level questions!
These questions can be used in a variety of ways including individual journal response, whole group discussions, and small group discussions!
Students love answering the higher level questions because there are several different answers and they prove their answers with examples from the stories!
These higher level questions lead to great classroom debates!