Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)

Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
Nonfiction Reading Unit (Common Core Aligned)
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This complete package walks the students through how to read nonfiction with purpose and clarity. It includes a robust (80 Slides!) guiding power point and 5 separate formative assessments. Both the power point and the assessments are aligned to fulfill the Common Core Standards.

The powerpoint guides instruction on the following teaching points:
- Identifying Author's Point of View
- Recognizing Author's Purpose
- Making Claims About a Text
- Summarizing a Text
- Labeling Nonfiction Text Structures
- Labeling Nonfiction Text Features

Also included are custom made formative assessments that are aligned to the powerpooint lessons, that test the students knowledge on:
- Identifying an Author's Point of View
- Summarizing a Text
- Making a Claim About a Text
- Matching Text Feature Definitions
- Labeling Text Structures
- Color Coded Answer Keys

Topping off the package is a mentor nonfiction text set that includes articles from three sources covering three stages of text complexity (Lower/Dogo News, Middle/News ELA, Higher/NPR) and a variety of high interest topics such as:
- Energy Drinks
- Selfies
- Basketball
- Video Games
- Pollution
- Bullying
- Being "hangry" (hungry and angry)

LT: Students will be able to cite specific textual evidence when explaining what the text says. (CCS Ri 6.1)
LT: Students will be able to summarize a text using strictly details and facts. (CCS Ri 6.2)
LT: Students will be able to determine an authors point of view and how it is conveyed in the text. (CCS Ri 6.6)

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FEEDBACK FROM THE COMMUNITY

★Excellent resource. My kids needed a lot of help with informational text and this helped them figure it out. Thank you!

★This is the groundwork for my nonfiction unit with my 9th graders, it has saved me a LOT of stress. I couldn't figure out where to start the unit-and now I have my jump off. Thanks so much!

★This lesson was great. My students understood each day's activities. The worksheets that went along with the slides were very student friendly. Job Well Done!! Thank you!

★Such a great resource for interesting nonfiction texts! The powerpoint saved me a lot of time as well.

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READING AND WRITING UNITS
Reading Nonfiction Unit (Common Core Aligned)
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Complete Writing Unit: Nonfiction/Expository (Common Core Aligned)
Complete Writing Unit: Literary/Theme Essay (Common Core Aligned)

WRITING ABOUT READING
Non Fiction Text Structure Identifying Practice Pack
Determining Unknown Word Meaning Practice Pack
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Total Pages
80 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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