Nonfiction Reading Passages & Comprehension Activities Bundle - Paired Passages

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3rd - 5th
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    This incredibly low prep resource is a fun way for your students to practice their reading comprehension skills within nonfiction text. The bundle includes 12 paired passages (a total of 24 nonfiction texts) and activities like snowball fights and scavenger hunts to help students compare and contrast the information from the two passages. There are also comprehension questions for each informational text that address a variety of comprehension skills.

    These reading passages and activities are a great way to help you integrate science and social studies topics into your ELA classroom. The passages cover topics like explorers, inventors, important gold rushes, animal adaptations, maps, metamorphosis, and more.

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    Each of the paired passages activities includes:
    -2 nonfiction reading articles that can be used as paired passages

    -2 pages of comprehension questions - 1 page for each of the articles
    -1 chart for students to fill in comparing and contrasting the topics discussed in the reading comprehension articles
    -1 snowball fight or scavenger hunt activity that has students compare and contrast the two topics
    -grading rubric and answer keys

    These resources are ideal for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students. The snowball fight is a fun whole class game, and the reading comprehension questions and chart can be used in small groups, as homework, with partners, or as independent practice.

    The paired passages included are:

    The preview shows an example of everything included in one of the activities.

    Kalena Baker, Teaching Made Practical

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