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Informational Text Pointers

Informational Text Pointers
Informational Text Pointers
Informational Text Pointers
Informational Text Pointers
Informational Text Pointers
Informational Text Pointers
Product Description
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Students will love using these Informational Text Pointers as they read. As teachers highlight specific common core tasks, students can complete them by attaching pointers to the text. This is a great tool for use with Common Core Reading Literacy Activities and Document-Based Questions. The Informational Text Pointers are a fun way to bookmark information when answering text dependent questions.

Instructions...
Print the pointers on cardstock cut out and laminate. Attach large paperclips to the back of each pointer.

Ideas…
Give kids a specific task to focus on using related pointers. For example, find the main idea and key details in the story. Or, point to each of the steps in a technical or scientific document.

You can print a set for each student or place groups of related pointers in baggies, at a literacy center. Students can pair together to find text-based evidence and clip the pointers throughout the story for the assigned task. This will make it easy to refer back to the text to write about later.

Send a set of pointers for students to use when reading at home. When they bring the text back the next day, the text-based evidence will already be highlighted and ready for discussion or journaling activities.

Thanks for looking, adding to your wish list or downloading this item. If you like these Informational Text Pointers, take a look at the Reading Literacy Pointers, which you may download for free.

I'm new here and look forward to connecting and sharing ideas. Thank you for any feedback and encouragement. Have a wonderful day.

~ Donelle O'Brien


This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
Total Pages
4 pages
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