Read & Learn | Think & Write | Distance Learning | School At Home

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1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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Read & Learn...Think & Write - School at Home - Distance Learning - Reading Text Passages and Comprehension Questions Spring Edition. There are 6 topics about Spring in this literacy resource. Students can read a short text passage about a Spring topic, learn new vocabulary, read added fun facts, and answer key comprehension questions about the topic. Also included are vocabulary pages for each Spring topic and a Think & Write page where students remember or checks back in the text to find 3 facts learned, 2 interesting details and one question she/he might still have about the topic. Students can practice finding evidence in the text to confirm and correct comprehension. They will learn this reading strategy and read with conviction. Easy to send home for school at home or home assignments. Independent work packet

These text passages for Spring are on the following topics:

  1. rabbits
  2. baby chicks
  3. ladybugs
  4. bees
  5. flowers
  6. rain

There are 24 total pages in this teaching resource for literacy.

These text passages are for students who are:

  • Second graders who are ready for a challenge
  • Third graders who need interesting short texts on a timely topic
  • English language learners who need practice with reading fluency, comprehension and learning new vocabulary

What reading practices and literacy lessons are supported by this teaching resource?

  • interesting reading about a timely topic
  • opportunity to read for fluency
  • ask and answer questions about the topic
  • checking text for evidence
  • learning fun facts about a topic
  • learning new words
  • learning to use the dictionary/thesaurus
  • learning parts of speech
  • writing sentences
  • illustrating sentences
  • thinking about my reading and recalling facts
  • looking for details
  • wondering about more questions
  • allowing opportunities for self-directed learners

How can I use this teaching resource in my classroom?

  • School At Home - Assignments
  • Independent Reading Assignments
  • Small Group [and entire class] Reading-Writing
  • Reading Fluency Practice
  • Checking Text for Evidence Practice
  • Fast Finishers
  • Extra Reading Assignments
  • Homework
  • Substitute Teacher [if needed more work]

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