NON-FICTION READING COMPREHENSION

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Non-Fiction Reading Comprehension: Bring engaging non-fiction articles with modern topics that teens love into your classroom!

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• Links to 5 engaging online articles The topics covered are texting, tanning beds, Twitter, energy drinks, and reality TV. The articles cannot be included for copyright reasons, but they can easily be viewed online or printed for your students.

• Each article has a reading comprehension response that ask students different levels of questioning regarding the piece (4-5 questions per reading).

• A detailed answer key for each of the assignments that makes for easy marking, or whole class review

These can be used as homework reading, or as an in-class lesson plan!

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♥ As a first year teacher, I must admit that I buy so much of your work. This lesson is fantastic. It created such a wonderful discussion with my students. Even the students that sometimes do not like to speak up in class, had something engaging to say in the group discussion. Thank you very much.

♥ This is will be great practice for my 8th graders with close reading and reading comprehension. I am going to put these in my sub binder for use on those unexpected absences.

♥ The students are very engaged in these texts and I thought they'd burn through the questions, but they take there time and work on them appropriately. I great set of worksheets.

♥ Love the topics - my students will actually WANT to read these! Thanks :)

♥ These are perfect for those sub days. Easy and yet engaging assignments for my students to do on their own!

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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction at the high end of the grades 6–8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how the author acknowledges and responds to conflicting evidence or viewpoints.
Analyze in detail the structure of a specific paragraph in a text, including the role of particular sentences in developing and refining a key concept.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone, including analogies or allusions to other texts.

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