Practicing with Problem and Solution Task Cards, students gain a real understanding of the text structure. There are thirty large cards with a variety of activities for plenty of practice on this essential reading comprehension skill.
With the task cards, students practice identifying the text structure and its key terms. They identify problems, solutions, possible solutions, suggested solutions, and supporting evidence. The activities include:
Task cards are great for whole class games or activities like centers, stations, or partner work. Individual cards can also be selected for review work as needed. With thirty cards including a variety of activities, they should work well with kids at a range of ability and skill levels.
These task cards support the Common Core standards for reading informational text, identifying text structures, using text-based evidence, and reading proficiently with understanding.
This set of task cards have content and graphics designed for middle school and upper elementary students.
For more reading task cards, including sets for other text structures and for each story element, see: Task Cards.
These task cards are also available packages in a package along with my Problem and Solution Slide Presentation.
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