Celebrate October with 24 Informational Text--- October Themed--- Main Idea Task Cards for Common Core Standard RI.2.. Also included is a Main Idea Anchor Chart specific to Stated and Implied Main Ideas.Two styles of answer sheets: The first set has space for students to write the main idea of each task card and then circle "Stated" or "Implied". The other set of answer sheets have space for students to write the main idea without having to indicate whether or not it is a stated or implied main idea. Two different "optional" literacy center directions to match. Full answer key for both are included. Teacher notes and tips throughout.
for November Close Reading Passages.
Four main idea task cards to a page. Print these main idea task cards on card stock and laminate to use again and again.
Odd cards have the main idea directly stated in the topic sentence while the even cards have an implied main idea.
Task cards are free from the distraction of graphics so that students can focus on the text and main idea.
Take a look at the preview. Almost every page is laid out so that you can make a wise choice if this will benefit your little ones.
Titles for the 24 Task Cards
All About Corn
Red Ribbon Week
National Popcorn Month
National Pizza Month
All About Bats
All About Scarecrows
Corn is Number One
All About Chocolate
All About Spiders
Halloween Costume Safety
All About Pumpkins
All About Skeletons
Autumn or Fall
Apples, Apples, and More Apples
to see my October Close Reading unit. This unit has three pages of text dependent questions aligned to Common Core Standards for EACH passage. All of the texts also have 2 graphic organizers to compliment. The five activities for each passage can be used as Common Core homework and text evidence practice. Passages and text dependent questions can also be used as assessment for Standards Based Grading. These informational text passages will also prove to be fruitful for homeschoolers.
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Click here to see my Monthly Close Reading Units.
"Helping your children become text-dependent!"
Each monthly unit has history, biographies, science topics, holidays, and more!
Designed for Close Reading
: Other uses include homework, social studies, or science.
Text dependent questions are designed for text evidence responses!
Each passage is written at FOUR levels. From first to fifth!
Each passage has five or more activities. Use for guided reading!
Each passage can be used as week-long homework!
Click here to check out my Monthly Close Reading Club!
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for the January Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the February Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the March Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the April Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the May Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the June Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the August Close Reading Unit. 10 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the September Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the October Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the November Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
for the December Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
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