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Informational Reading Passage - Parkour and Freerunning

Laura Torres
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Grade Levels
5th - 8th
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6 pages
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Laura Torres
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Informational Reading Passage - Parkour and Freerunning

This packet includes an informational article about the sports of parkour and freerunning. From the sports' origins to the athletes' philosophy, your students will love learning about these exciting, new sports. The reading level is very challenging for fifth grade, advanced for sixth grade, and at grade level for seventh grade. After a close reading of the article, students will answer questions on main ideas, reading comprehension, and vocabulary. A coordinating creative writing prompt will help develop critical thinking skills on the topic.


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The reading level is sixth and seventh grade. It is in the Lexile stretch band for fifth grade and the basic level for eighth grade.

No prep! Perfect for subs.

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Total Pages
6 pages
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Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction in the grades 6–8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of a specific word choice on meaning and tone.
Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text.
Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction in the grades 6–8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

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