This close reading packet contains will help you and your students tackle both the rigorous expectations of Common Core and NGSS.
Included in this packet are 3 close reading sets (Energy Poverty/Life in China, What's the Deal with Fossil Fuels? and Thomas Edison and the Light Bulb). Each set includes:
- essential question
- 3 sets of CCSS aligned questions and sample charts
- 2 journal prompts (1 corresponding to the EQ and another at DOK 4 relating to the content of the text)
Common Core standards RI 4.1 to RI 4.9 are addressed in this packet, as well as NGSS standards 4-ESS3-1, 4-PS3-2, and 4-PS3-4.
Please NOTE: these are the same close reading articles included in the complete NGSS energy unit. For the whole unit, please click on the link below.
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