Martin Luther King Jr., Ruby Bridges & Rosa Parks: Leveled Reading Passages, A-I

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K - 2nd
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Freedom’s Heroes is a CCSS aligned, multileveled passages and activities set. Included in this set are 3 different passage sets (see below). Each passage set has 6 passages on the same topic at 6 different text levels, A- I. This allows all students to access the same text at their level. It is perfect for supplementing your Martin Luther King Jr., Ruby Bridges and Rosa Parks themes.

We also have included 3 different compare and contrast pages for comparing Martin Luther King Jr., Ruby Bridges and Rosa Parks. They are in both Venn Diagram and T-Chart form.

We have added a writing prompt where students can write about their dream.

What you get:

- 3 Freedom’s Heroes passage sets:
*Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Had a Dream
*Ruby Bridges: A Brave Girl
*Rosa Parks Was a Hero!
- Each set has 6 passages, levels A-I
- text based questions page
- vocabulary cards
- vocabulary mini card game
- vocabulary guess my word activity
- Vocabulary word exit slip
-3 Compare and contrast pages
*3 in Venn Diagram Form
*3 in T-Chart Form
-Writing Prompt: My Dream for the World. Plus an additional blank writing prompt.

This set can be used whole group or small group.

****Check out our Apples, Apples, Apples or our Earth Day freebies for a better idea of our passage sets.

You may also like Freedom’s Heroes Passages BUNDLE J-M Check it out for the same passages at higher levels!

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57 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 emergent-reader texts with purpose and understanding.
Compare and contrast the most important points presented by two texts on the same topic.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.


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