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Nonfiction Text Features: FREE Task Cards with Distance Learning Option

Deb Hanson
Grade Levels
2nd - 5th, Homeschool
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8 pages
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Learning Objective

Students will identify various text features from a list of multiple choice options.


This free set of task cards focuses on nonfiction text features. It includes 24 task cards and 1 game recording sheet. Some of the text features include: heading, subheading, diagram, caption, glossary, index, table of contents, map, timeline, text box, cutaway, bold words, italicized words, photograph, and illustration.

When you download this freebie, you will be given access to two PDFs. One gives you access to the printable task cards. The other grants you access to the digital version I created, making it ideal for distance learning situations. The digital version is compatible with Google Forms.

Feel free to check out my other nonfiction text feature resources:

Nonfiction Text Features Craftivity

Nonfiction Text Feature PowerPoint (with a matching companion handout!)

23 Nonfiction Text Feature Posters

Nonfiction Text Features Memory Game (23 matches!)

Nonfiction Text Features Assessment (22 multiple choice questions!)

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Total Pages
8 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, sidebars, hyperlinks) to locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently.
Know and use various text features (e.g., captions, bold print, subheadings, glossaries, indexes, electronic menus, icons) to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently.


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