This packet contains 5 original informational texts and two related documents for students to examine. Lexile levels are given for each reading passage, and they fit the CCSS ranges for grades 2-5.
Table of Contents:
What Is Happening to My Snowman? (Physical and chemical changes)
How Do Scientists Classify Animals?
What Kind of Animal Is That?
Black and White Education
The United States Enters World War I
The Zimmermann Telegram
Political Cartoon: Lusitania
Worksheet: Analyze Political Cartoons
These informational reading passages are specially written for students in grades 2-5 (based on CCSS Lexile Ranges). They can be used for homework or individual reading, shared reading, or an easy lesson for a sub to use.
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