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Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes

Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Paired Texts Bundle #2 (Grades 1-2): Paired Texts About Famous Athletes
Product Description
All paired texts in this bundle are written on a 1st-2nd grade reading level.

These high-interest paired texts cover 12 of the world's most famous athletes. Please click the links to see which athletes are featured in the sets for football, basketball, soccer, gymnastics, and baseball.

This bundle includes the following products:

Basketball Paired Texts: Steph Curry and Kobe Bryant

Gymnastics Paired Texts: Gabby Douglas and Shawn Johnson

Football Paired Texts: Dak Prescott and Odell Beckham Jr.

Soccer Paired Texts: Mia Hamm and Carli Lloyd

Baseball Paired Texts: Mike Trout and Derek Jeter

Basketball Paired Texts: Kyrie Irving and Kawhi Leonard


Contents:
→ 28 Nonfiction Articles
→ 14 Quizzes
→ 6 Writing Prompts
→ Answer Keys for all quizzes


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Topics Covered:

→ Professional Sports Career:
1 informational text about each athlete's pro career
1 quiz for every two texts

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

The sets about Curry, Bryant, Douglas, Johnson, Hamm, Lloyd, Trout, and Jeter ALSO include passages about:

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

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

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Reading Level: Grades 1-2
Stretch Reading Level: Kindergarten
Struggling Reading Level: Grade 3 and above

Most of the articles are between 300-600 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 part of one set of texts. 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.

**Images by FreePik.com

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You may also be interested in another bundle of paired texts about other famous athletes that I've written for grades 1-2.

Paired Texts About Famous Athletes Bundle #1 (Grades 1-2)


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I also have paired texts about famous athletes that are written on higher grade levels!

Paired Texts Bundle for Grades 3-4: 14 Sets of Paired Texts

Paired Texts Bundle for Grades 5-6: 108 Sets of Paired Texts
Total Pages
74 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
N/A
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