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Plant and Animal Cells Reading Comprehension Paired Passages

Grade Levels
4th - 5th, Homeschool
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  1. This product is a set of 6 paired passages for a total of 12 science reading comprehension passages. Concepts cover physical and chemical changes, plant and animal cells, classifying plants and animals, electricity, landforms and their changes, and instincts vs. learned behaviors. Each set includes
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  2. This close reading mega bundle is a set of 19 paired passages for a total of 38 science reading comprehension passages covering various science topics listed below. Each set includes 10 multiple choice reading comprehension questions, a compare and contrast written response organizer, main idea task
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This set of paired passages includes a nonfiction passage and a fiction passage about plant and animal cells as well as close reading activities. The passages would be a great supplement for teaching about the similarities and differences in plant and animal cells in your science lessons. Pick and choose what close reading and comprehension activities your students need the most. You could use them all and allow the passage to serve as close reading material for a week. These passages are most appropriate for 4th and 5th grade students.

Your Purchase Will Include:

- 1 nonfiction passage

- 1 fiction passage

- 10 multiple choice comprehension questions

- Full page anchor chart for reading paired passages

- Mini anchor charts for reading paired passages

- Compare and contrast organizer and short answer question

- Main idea cut and sort

- Written response tasks for each passage

- Story elements task

- Summary organizer for fiction and nonfiction passages

- Character trait tasks

- 3 Writing Prompts for Narrative, Persuasive, and Informational Writing

- Pacing Guide

- Keys

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