October Packet Volume 2 - 4th Grade! No Prep!
This is the October Volume 2 packet of reading comprehension passages and complex, text-dependent multiple choice short/ long response questions modeled after the Common Core for 4th Grade!!
*Common Core Standards and Lexile levels are included on answer key*
Use for weekly assessments, pre/post-assessments, progress monitoring, homework, sub-plans fun exercises... anything you need.
Questions involve; close read, deciphering meaning, poetic elements, using a dictionary, fictional elements (plot, characterization, setting, etc.) and so much more!! *Check out the Preview**
October's Vol. 2 Packet Contents:
1. Tall Tale – Pecos Bill Rides a Tornado
-Key Elements: Close read, elements of a tall tale, deciphering meaning
2. Nonfiction – Excerpt from Fun with Hieroglyphs
-Key Elements: Close read, purpose, understanding text,
-Extra activity – Read hieroglyphs, write hieroglyphs, create your own!
3. Nonfiction – Dictionary Day
-Key elements: Close read, understanding text, using the dictionary to clarify meaning, using the dictionary
-2 Extra activity – Fun with the Dictionary and Create your own new word!
4. Halloween Fact or Fiction
-Key elements: Ten sentences of fact or fiction accompanied by ten paragraph of evidence.
5. Nonfiction – Homemade Cookie Day
-Key elements: Understanding text, close read, deciphering meaning
6. Fiction – An excerpt form Doll Bones- Holly Black
-Key Elements: Close read, characterization, point of view, setting
7. Poetry – A poem from Winter Bees
-Key elements: poetic elements, close read, illustrations, point of view
8. Fiction – An excerpt from The Swallow; a ghost story
-Key elements: Close read, understanding text, point of view, characterization
9. Nonfiction – Dalmatian Fire Fighters
-Key Elements: close read, structure, main idea/details
-Extra activity - Nonfiction elements
10- Nonfiction - Porcupine Quills
-Key Elements: close read, understanding text, author's purpose
PLUS - 2 extra activities - Animal Elements and Vocabulary Scramble
PLEASE NOTE: Because Common Core groups 4th/5th grade together, this packet is extremely similar to the 5th grade packet! (Same passages with MOSTLY same questions). The concepts and ideas are the same for all students to master!
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