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Non-Fiction Close Reads + Graphic Organizers - Fluency & Comprehension - PREVIEW

Non-Fiction Close Reads + Graphic Organizers - Fluency & Comprehension - PREVIEW
Non-Fiction Close Reads + Graphic Organizers - Fluency & Comprehension - PREVIEW
Non-Fiction Close Reads + Graphic Organizers - Fluency & Comprehension - PREVIEW
Non-Fiction Close Reads + Graphic Organizers - Fluency & Comprehension - PREVIEW
Non-Fiction Close Reads + Graphic Organizers - Fluency & Comprehension - PREVIEW
Non-Fiction Close Reads + Graphic Organizers - Fluency & Comprehension - PREVIEW
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Strengthen comprehension through close reading!

This is a FREE preview of my Spring Non-Fiction Passages found here !

Close reading requires students to dig deeper into a text. It is becoming increasingly popular due to districts adopting the Common Core State Standards. These non-fiction passages are designed to help you implement close reads in your classroom.

Encourage (or require!) your students to read these multiple times.

Students will:

read the story (half-page stories to save paper and ink)

‣ circle tricky words and define 1 tricky word by using context clues

answer comprehension questions, finding evidence in the text

summarize what you learned

3 Graphic Organizers for each story

‣ (Visualizing) "What I saw when I read ___" - 2 sentences given, draw a picture for each

‣ (Vocab) "Expert Words from ____" - Students pick a word, write what you think it means, look it up in the dictionary.

‣ (Main Idea) "My notes about ____" - Write the main idea and 4 details from the text that support it.

Passages in the PAID file

● Monarch Butterflies

● Hatching Chicks

● Growing a Garden

● Hummingbirds

● Four-Leaf Clovers

● The Sun

● Honey Bees

● The American Robin

● Land Snails

● Recycling

● Ants

● Sunflowers

● Kites

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