Amp up the rigor (and fun) in your classroom with these (28) literary task cards that tackle Common Core reading and analysis standards. Task cards can be used with any text in a variety of instructional settings, such as small group or whole class instruction. A motivating and effective tool for formative and summative assessment that reinforces academic language and concepts. Easy for you - engaging for them!!
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*Bonus: Go green! Task cards can be used year after year and are a nice alternative to worksheets and packets. My task cards are ready to use and require no gluing.
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and other Task Cards:
Analogy Task Cards
Fragment/Run On Task Cards
Revision Task Cards
Commonly Confused Words Task Cards
Common Core Literary Terms Task Cards
Fact/Opinion Task Cards
Context Clue Task Cards
Sentence Fluency Task Cards
Comma Task Cards
Apostrophe Task Cards
Terrific Teacher Tip: Are you using H.O.T.S. in your lesson plans? Keep the rigor sizzling! H.O.T.S. stands for Higher Order Thinking Skills, such as predicting, evaluating, and problem solving. Implement H.O.T.S. in your daily lesson plans and watch your students’ scores soar.
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