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These fun nonfiction passages reinforce fluency and comprehension skills. Great short reads for reading intervention as well!
This resource contains 5 nonfiction passages written for high interest. Each passage has a set of comprehension questions, opinion writing and an answer key for the questions.
The opinion topics make for a great class discussion. You may have ideas that would be suitable extended activities or follow-ups to these passages.
5 Nonfiction Passages:
- Pigcasso, A Pig That Paints
-Is it True ...Orange Crocodiles?
-A Blue-Eyed Robot Teaches Babies
-A Galactic Volcano
-Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, Who's the Ugliest One of All?
Comprehension questions for each passage
Opinion writing prompt for each passage
Answer key for each set of questions
Web links (sources) are included in this file for further reading.
CCSS links are included for reading informational text, comprehension, fluency, and opinion writing.
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