Life Cycles: CCSS Aligned Leveled Reading Passages & Activities Levels J-M

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1st - 3rd
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Growing Up: Life Cycles is a CCSS aligned, multileveled passages and activities set. Included in this set are 5 different passage sets (see below). Each passage set has 4 passages on the same topic at 4 different text levels, J-M. This is a continuation of our A-I set. The passages are the same and only increase in difficulty through level M. This allows all students to access the same text at their level. It is perfect for supplementing your Life Cycle themes.

Leveled, differentiated passages that are perfect for having each student in your class reading the same content but at their level!

What you get:

- 5 Life Cycle themed passage sets:
*A Frog Grows Up
*A Ladybug Grows Up
*A Butterfly Grows Up
*A Chick Grows Up
*A Plant Grows Up
- Each set has 4 passages, levels J-M
- text based questions page
- vocabulary cards
- vocabulary mini card game
- vocabulary guess my word activity
- Vocabulary word exit slip
-Build a Life Cycle: A Word Review Game
-Draw, Cut and Paste life cycle review sheets
-2 compare and contrast life cycles pages, T-Chart and Venn Diagram
-Blank Writing Template

This set can be used whole group or small group.

You may also like Life Cycle Passages Levels A - I Check it out for the same passages at lower levels!

****Check out our Apples, Apples, Apples or Earth Day freebie to get a better idea of what each set is like.****

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96 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
Compare and contrast the most important points and key details presented in two texts on the same topic.
Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.


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