Pearl Harbor, Differentiated Reading Comprehension Passage December 7

Pearl Harbor, Differentiated Reading Comprehension Passage December 7
Grade Levels
Resource Type
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
4.0
1 Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

1 MB|14 pages
Share
Also included in:
  1. Questions for each passage appear in standardized test format, helping students to prepare for high-stakes testing. Each passage contains these types of questions Main idea Vocabulary Organizational patterns Inference SummarizingNonfiction passages are based on events which occurred on this da
    $48.00
    $19.20
    Save $28.80
Product Description

December 7, 1941, Japanese warplanes attack Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.These differentiated passages and comprehension questions explore Pearl Harbor which precipitated the entry of the United States into World War II. These passages are completely stand alone and appropriate for any day of the year, however nonfiction passages are based on an event which occurred on this day in history. Mix and match by purchasing the topics you want or save with monthly bundles and give your students daily opportunities to develop background knowledge and improve their comprehension. A passage is available for each school day from September to May.

Passages have been evaluated using a minimum of 5 different readability formulas. The first passage is the most challenging, with an average reading level of 9th-10th grade. The second passage has an average readability of 8th grade. The third passage averages a 6th-7th grade level. With teacher introduction and background information, the passages have been used successfully with younger readers. All three passages contain the same basic information.

One subject for the class with differentiated passages allows the teacher to discuss, develop background knowledge, show a video clip or engage the full class yet provide for individual differences.

Questions for each passage appear in standardized test format, helping students to prepare for high-stakes testing. Each passage contains these types of questions

 Main idea

 Vocabulary

 Organizational patterns

 Inference

 Summarizing

Students and teachers using multiple passages can assess student progress. Diagnostic charting shows teachers and students patterns of errors with main idea, vocabulary, organizational patterns, inference, and summarization. Compiling data is easy and motivating with student completed charts.

Included in the lesson:

➢ A nonfiction passage written at three different grade levels

➢ Questions over the passage for each level.

➢ An answer key

➢ A chart to monitor progress and collect data in the five assessed areas (main idea, vocabulary, organizational patterns, inference, and summarizing)

Total Pages
14 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource
Loading...
$3.00
Digital Download
More products from Reading Specialty
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

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

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up