Informational Text Structures Task Cards: This set of 32 task cards is Common Core aligned and will give your students an opportunity to practice reading nonfiction passages and identifying the five types of text structures.
It covers the following five text structures:
*Compare and Contrast
*Problem and Solution
*Cause and Effect
Each set of four task cards is animal-themed and related to the same or a similar topic. This way, student have an opportunity to see how different text structures can be found in related but different passages, with different purposes.
Cards 1-4: Orangutans and other great apes
Cards 5-8: Panda bears
Cards 9-12: Jackrabbits
Cards 13-16: Lions and tigers
Cards 17- 20: Whales and dolphins
Cards 21-24: Snakes and lizards
Cards 24-28: Butterflies and moths
Cards 29-32: Turtles and tortoises
A recording sheet and answer key is included.
Open the preview to take a closer look at the first 12 passages!