Paired Passages

Format
PDF (4 MB|110 pages)
$8.00
Digital Download
Share this resource
Jennifer Findley

Jennifer Findley

63,131 Followers
More products from Jennifer Findley
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
$8.00
Digital Download
Also included in
  1. Paired Passages ready to use in your classroom! This BUNDLE contains 8 of my best selling paired passage resources.To read a blog post about how I use paired passages in my classroom, click here.This resource includes a total of 20 sets of paired passages with text dependent questions and printables
    $20.00
    $34.00
    Save $14.00
  2. If you are required to teach paired passages, this is a must-have resource! This MEGA bundle includes 14 of my Paired Passage Resources, for a total of 32 sets of paired passages! This resource will provide you with an entire year's worth of paired passage practice!This resource includes a total of
    $35.00
    $55.00
    Save $20.00

Product Description

Paired Passages Resources ready to use in your classroom!

To read a blog post about how I use this resource in my classroom, click here.

If you like this resource and want more, click here to check out Set 2.

Paired passages and paired texts are becoming more prevalent in classrooms across the country. Many state assessments have started using paired passages and texts instead of single passages. This resource will provide you with the necessary resources you need to tackle paired passages in your classroom.

I created this resource to fill the need for more paired passage instruction in my own personal classroom. I wanted a versatile resource that could be used for independent practice, RTI, homework, or even centers. I wanted something that would allow me to use the paired passages in many ways to really help my students have a deeper understanding of the topic and the connection between the two passages.

This resource includes 4 sets of paired passages.

Each set includes the following:
Two passages that are paired by topic
6 text dependent questions for each passage
4 text dependent questions that require the student to use both passages
Text dependent questions listed above available in task card format. (This option would be ideal for centers.)
3 text dependent essay prompts (narrative, opinion, and informational)
3 text dependent printables:
~Find the Evidence: requires the student to find evidence in the passages and paraphrase their evidence.
~Context Clues: requires the students to define words from both texts using context clues.
~Compare and Contrast: a compare and contrast printable that requires the students to compare some aspect of the passages.

The topics for the sets are:
Set 1: Informational Text about Google and Informational Text about the Game Boy
Set 2: Fiction Text about Playing in the Snow and Informational Text about Staying Safe in Winter Weather
Set 3: Informational Text about Not Feeding Animals and Fiction Text about a Bear in a Neighborhood
Set 4: Informational Text about Immigrants of the 1900s and Informational Text about Present Day Immigrants


Check out the preview for some free posters and a look into the sets.

Want MORE paired passages? Check out these bundles and the MEGA bundle:
Paired Passages Bundle
Seasonal Paired Passages Bundle
Paired Passages MEGA Bundle

Thanks!
Jennifer Findley
Total Pages
110 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.
  • Ratings & Reviews
  • Q & A

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up