October Packet - 3rd Grade Volume 1
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This is the packet of reading comprehension questions modeled after the Common Core standards for 3rd grade, however; this packet is also PERFECT for those states who have opted out of the Common Core curriculum. The concepts delivered in this packet are for all students to master.
All of the following excerpts, charts, passages and diagrams are associated with either a variety of multiple choice reading comprehension questions, open-response questions, student inquiry, both short and long answer questions or a combination of strategies.
Use for; weekly assessments, pre-assessment, post-assessment, progress monitoring, or whatever else you need!
Questions involve; using context clues, inferencing, poetry elements, plot, characterization, analytical reading, comprehension, reading for meaning, vocabulary and so much more!
There are 10 exercises in this packet. All have close read exercises and many have "PLUS" activities!
1. Nonfiction – The Travelling Honeybee
-Key elements: Map comprehension and interpretation
2. Nonfiction – Everything You Want To Know About Apples
-Key elements: Close read, understanding a flyer, Venn diagram compare/contrast
3. Nonfiction – Johnny Appleseed
-Key elements: Close read, deciphering meaning, synonyms, compare/contrast, legends,
4. Nonfiction – History of Halloween and Day of the Dead
-Key elements: Close read, understanding text, deciphering meaning, compare/contrast, main idea and supporting details
5. Poetry – Here They Come
-Key elements: Close read of a poem, poetic elements, understanding meaning
6. Recipe - Let's Bake Sugar Cookies
Key elements: Close read, understanding a recipe, following directions, author's purpose
PLUS activities - Homework Fun! - A fun activity for your student to do at home "Your Favorite Cookie"
7.Fiction - The Creepy Closet
Key elements: Close read, deciphering meaning, synonyms, character analysis and relationship
PLUS 3 extra activities - Character Analysis, Parts of the Story, and Point of View
8. Nonfictions - A Pair of Pandas
Key elements: Close read, understanding text, true/false, author's purpose, main idea
PLUS activity - Nonfiction concepts
9. Fiction - A Real and Magical Place
Key elements: Close read, deciphering meaning, synonyms, definitions, character relationships
PLUS 2 Activities - Character Relationships and Nonfiction Concepts
10. Nonfiction - Let's Talk Pumpkins!
Key elements: Close read, deciphering meaning, author's purpose, main idea
PLUS activity - Pumpkin Life Cycle
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