Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages

Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
Martin Luther King Jr. Reading: Black History Month Activities: Paired Passages
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  1. Paired Passages BUNDLE! Reading Comprehension Passages with questions. Get 24 Mixed Packs of paired reading comprehension. Each comes with one NON-FICTION and at least one FICTION. Several include 2-3, and some include my zany audiobooks that ENGAGE readers at a higher level. This mixed bundle i
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Two MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. reading comprehension passages with four written questions and two fully produced audiobooks that bring comprehension to life. One NON-FICTION "MLK: Beyond I Have a Dream" + FICTION "My Great Grandma's Dream". Two easy-prep passages that can be used as a paired text reading or separately.

Introducing Mister Lewis’ paired MLK comprehension passages!

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• The fiction passage will make students SMILE.

• The non-fiction passage will help teach NEW FACTS.

• They each ASK four written questions each that focus on comprehension skills.

• They offer self-reflection for further engagement.

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You can use these for...

• Daily 5

• Literacy time

• Small groups

• Winter tutoring

• Morning work

• RTI

• Homework

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This pack is best recommended for 3rd grade, but also for STRONG and or G/T 2nd, or early 4th. These are perfect for practicing reading comprehension as we honor Dr. King.

**Note: These passages are only written at ONE level and unfortunately do not include multiple levels for differentiation at this time.**

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**PLEASE READ**

These two passages are from my 24 Fiction January and 24 Non-Fiction January Reading Comprehension packs. If you've purchased either of these, please do not purchase this item or you will end up with a double. If you haven't yet purchased these, they will save you TONS of money vs. buying singles.

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SAMPLE MY OTHER WORK BEFORE YOU BUY: Sample 2 Fantasy Passages

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Non-Fiction passage,"MLK: Beyond I Have a Dream", offers great information about MLK and includes:

• Three comprehension written answer questions

• One self-reflection written answer question

• Teacher answer key for easy grading

• One FUN audiobook to improve literacy skills

Fiction passage, "My Great Grandma's Dream", is about a nervous student giving "I Have a Dream" in the school play. Includes:

• One FUN audiobook to improve literacy skills

• Three comprehension written answer questions

• One self-reflection written answer question

• Teacher answer key for easy grading

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What are TPT TEACHERS saying about using these audiobooks in class?

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"I am using your AUDIO sets for the end of the year, and my students LOVE these sets! They are SO engaging!!!! THANK YOU! I know these sets are time consuming to create. The sound effects are AWESOME, and we all look forward in listening to each of the readings." - Linda J.

"Thank you so much! I use your stories with my Life Skills students. My student so enjoy your stories! They enjoy all the silly sounds. It really keeps my students engaged. I look forward to more of your audiobooks." - Rebecca V.

"A fun and engaging way to do fluency with class." - Katie B.

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MORE CRAZY AUDIOBOOKS FROM MISTER OUTRAGEOUS!

20 Fantasy Reading Comprehension Passages + 20 Audiobooks

THE ONLY ALIENS ON THE BLOCK Reading Passage + Audiobook +

Four Literacy Activities

NACHOS IN YOUR SOCKS Reading Comprehension Passage + Audiobook

24 January Reading Comprehension Passages + 24 Audiobooks

24 Non-Fiction January Reading Comprehension Passages + 24 Audiobooks

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TELL ME ABOUT THE AUDIOBOOKS!

The audiobooks were narrated and produced in a (tiny Wizard of Oz style closet) home studio, including wacky sounds to incorporate more senses into literacy time.

Audiobook plus reading passage to follow along!

• Lively narrated by Mister Outrageous to model

• 3-5 minutes each

• Fully produced w/ sounds that bring comprehension to life

Mp3 format easily uploads to:

• Computers (PC or Mac)

• Tablets (iPad etc)

• Any Mp3 player

• or Burn them to a CD

When/where to use:

• Daily 5 listening station

• RTI

• Small groups

• Play for read aloud ( save your voice! )

• Morning work or last 10 mins

• Sub days

• Early finishers

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WHY SHOULD I USE AUDIOBOOKS FOR LITERACY???

AUDIOBOOKS...

• Improve Comprehension

• Help Pronunciation and Vocabulary

• Aid Struggling Readers

• Reinforces important comprehension skills

• Model Reading as a Class or Listening Station

• Develop Sense of Narrative; Understanding of Language

• Teach Literacy Using Other Senses

• Improve Critical Listening Skills

• Introduce Higher-Level Text

• Help ESL Students w/ Language Skills

• Educate While Entertaining

• Spark PASSION in Less Interested Readers

• Encourage Technological Learning

• Are Perfect for Story Time

• Give your teacher voice a BREAK (the clincher)

• ARE FUN!!!

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SILLY HOLIDAY FICTION:

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New Year's + 3 Audiobooks

Martin Luther King + 3 Audiobooks

President Election/Inauguration

Chinese New Year

Groundhog's Day

Valentine's Day

100 Days of School

Dr. Seuss Read Across America Day (Rhyming Passages)

Pie for Pi Day

St. Patrick's Day

Daylight Saving Time (spring and fall)

Spring Break

April Fool's Day

Easter

Arbor Day

Earth Day

Cinco de Mayo

Mother's Day

Memorial Day

End of the Year

Father's Day

Fourth of July

Back to School

Johnny Appleseed (Jenny Appleseed)

Christopher Columbus

Daylight Saving Time (spring and fall)

Halloween Aliens Audiobook

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Thank you for looking! - Mister Lewis

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