Paired Texts: Basketball Stars Bundle

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These high-interest paired texts cover 14 of the most famous players in basketball history.

***Save $6.50 by purchasing all of these paired texts together!***

This bundle includes paired texts about:
LeBron James and Michael Jordan
Steph Curry and Kobe Bryant
Kevin Durant and Larry Bird
Anthony Davis and Shaquille O'Neal
Chris Paul and Magic Johnson
Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade
Julius Erving (Dr. J) and Reggie Miller

Contents:
→ 42 Nonfiction Articles
→ 21 Quizzes
→ 7 Writing Prompts
→ Answer Keys for all quizzes


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Topics Covered:

→ The Childhood Years:
1 informational text about each player's childhood
1 quiz for every two texts

→ The NBA Years:
1 informational text about each player's NBA career
1 quiz for every two texts

→ Giving Back:
1 informational text about each player's charity work
1 quiz for every two texts

→ Tying It All Together:
1 writing prompt to cover 6 texts

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Reading Level: Grades 5-6
Stretch Reading Level: Grade 4
Struggling Reading Level: Grade 7 and above

Most of the articles are between 600-1,000 words.

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Each quiz contains:
3 multiple choice questions
1 written response question
Quizzes are written to match the level of rigor required by CCSS while not being too confusing for students.
The questions assess many CCSS-ELA standards and elements of nonfiction, including vocabulary, cause and effect, citing evidence, summarizing, sequence of events, comparing and contrasting, and much more.

Note: The preview download will have watermarks and only shows a part of the texts about Steph Curry and Kobe Bryant. Your actual product download will not have watermarks.

Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please purchase an additional license for each teacher if more than one teacher will be using it.

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108 Sets of Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Total Pages
110
Answer Key
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Paired Texts: Basketball Stars Bundle
Paired Texts: Basketball Stars Bundle
Paired Texts: Basketball Stars Bundle
Paired Texts: Basketball Stars Bundle
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