This is a great activity to get your student engaged in a reading passage. Students are often told to "read closely" but they aren't always sure that that means. This pack gives students stories and a guide on how to complete a close read.
There are 3 reading comprehension stories in this pack. Each story is given at 2 different levels so you are able to differentiate in your classroom. Each reading comes with 2 short response questions (the same questions are used for both levels of the story), a close reading guide, and a summarizing graphic organizer!
Rain– reading comprehension offered at lexile 600 (Level N/O) and lexile 830 (Level S/T)
Ronny Raindrop– reading comprehension offered at lexile 620 (Level O) and lexile 830 (Level S/T)
Rain, Rain, Go Away– reading comprehension offered at lexile 620 (Level O) and lexile 790 (Level S)
Perfect for a unit on weather or even just to teach close reading!
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