Reading Comprehension | Election Day | 3rd Grade Close Reading

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This 3rd grade non-fiction close reading passage and comprehension activities about Election Day has everything you need to teach your students about elections! This grade level passage, graphic organizers, comprehension questions, and a summarizing activity could be used for whole group lessons, guided reading groups, or literacy center activity!

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Included in this Print & Digital packet:

  • It's Election Day! 3rd Grade Reading Passage
  • KWL Graphic Organizer
  • Two Pages of Comprehension Questions
  • Guiding Questions Student Copies
  • Main Idea & Key Details Graphic Organizer
  • Summarizing Frame
  • Vocabulary Activity
  • Answer Key
  • Suggested Lesson Plan

Use this resource for:

  • Whole Group Instruction
  • Small Group Instruction
  • Centers
  • Distance Learning
  • Partner Work
  • Homework
  • Assessment

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.
Describe the logical connection between particular sentences and paragraphs in a text (e.g., comparison, cause/effect, first/second/third in a sequence).


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