Polar Regions Nonfiction Reading Task Cards

Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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41 pages
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Informational Text Features and Task Cards: Let’s explore the Polar Regions! Magazine style reading selections decorated with images of polar region animals and labeled nonfiction text features create an interesting study!

Please Note: This package can also be purchased as part of money-saving bundles.

Are you using Task Cards in your classroom?? Task cards are a GREAT choice for center work, early finishers, and substitute days. Complete these tasks in your Language or Science Notebooks or as stand-alone activities.

We all have those students that prefer nonfiction reading! What do you do with those students? This fabulous set of 52 Task Cards will address many things:

  • Nonfiction text features
  • Nonfiction reading
  • Students read nonfiction passages about space topics and use text features to complete task cards.
  • The reading passages are designed to resemble magazine pages with colorful photos, clipart, and sections.
  • The task cards are also color-coded.
  • The task cards include multiple choice answers and open-ended challenges.
  • The cards include: determining the type of non-fiction text feature in the article, basic comprehension questions, and challenging cards with open-ended responses.
  • The open-ended tasks use nonfiction text features!
  • Open-ended tasks include drawing and labeling; designing tables; creating a glossary with guide words; and writing.

For your convenience, this package also includes a complete set with limited color. An answer sheet is included with an answer key. Sample answer keys are included for the open-ended task cards.

This package specifically includes:

  • Cover
  • Overview and Table of Contents
  • 4 pages of Reading Selections
  • Task Cards 1-20 Multiple Choice (Blue)
  • Task Cards 21-40- Multiple Choice (Green)
  • Task Cards 41-52- Open-Ended (Purple)
  • Ink Saver Pages
  • Answer Sheet
  • Answer Keys
  • Sample Answers for Open-ended cards
  • Text Features Glossary
  • Terms of Use

This set works great on its own, but it is a perfect companion to:

If you prefer the two sets can be purchased in a money-saving bundle:

Even better! Buy a bundle of six task card sets to save more money!

And, best of all, this set is available in the BOOM Card format and a Google Forms format (without the extension cards.) These sets include the same reading passages and 44 Task Cards.

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