This set introduces the standard RI.1.9 – comparing two texts on the same topic.
The activities in this set are at a basic level to help the students build a strong understanding of this standard. The students are provided with two pages from separate books and asked to find similarities in the information and differences in the information.
This set includes:
- Three PowerPoint Presentations (the PDF version)
o One is a very basic understanding of what books are telling us
o The second is identifying the similarities between the two texts
o The third is identifying the differences between the two texts
- Three sets of leveled worksheets (these correspond to each of the PPTs above)
- A short assessment (5 questions)
- Suggestions for Use
If you are looking for higher level activities for this standard check out:
RI.1.9 Comparing Two Texts on the Same Topic Extension