Paired Texts: US History Bundle

Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
Paired Texts:  US History Bundle
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These high-interest paired texts cover 14 of the most famous people in United States history.

This bundle includes paired texts about:
Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson
George Washington and Abraham Lincoln
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Harriet Tubman
Susan B. Anthony and Eleanor Roosevelt
Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Edison
Neil Armstrong and John Glenn
Edmonia Lewis and Garrett Morgan

Contents:
→ 28 Nonfiction Articles
→ 14 Quizzes
→ 7 Writing Prompts
→ Answer Keys for all quizzes


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Topics Covered:

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

→ Adult Life:
1 informational text about each person's impact on the United States
1 quiz for every two texts

→ Tying It All Together:
1 writing prompt to cover all 4 texts

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The first half of each file contains the passages, quizzes, and prompts in a smaller font size so you can save paper. The final half of each file contains the same resources in a larger font. Use whatever best helps your students! Look at the preview for more information.

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Reading Level: Grades 5-6

Most of the articles are between 500-900 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 each 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.

**Cover Image from FreePik.com

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