Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading

Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions | Sports Reading
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  1. Help your students learn about baseball with these engaging and critical thinking nonfiction articles, perfect to practice close reading strategies. Included are 3, two-page articles to help your students understand the history of baseball, how to play the game, and learn about Babe Ruth, too.Save
  2. Read about the man who invented basketball and complete critical thinking activities this March!Help your students learn about basketball with these engaging and critical thinking nonfiction articles perfect to practice close reading strategies. Included are 3, two-page articles to help your student
  3. Help your students learn about the football and be ready for the upcoming Super Bowl big game with these engaging and critical thinking nonfiction articles. Included are 3, two-page articles to help your students understand how football was invented, how the Super Bowl came to be, how to play the po
  4. Are your students excited for the Stanley Cup playoffs?Help your students learn about hockey with these engaging and critical thinking nonfiction articles, perfect to practice close reading strategies. Included are 3, two-page articles to help your students understand the history of hockey, how to
  5. Help your students learn about soccer AND practice close reading strategies with these engaging and critical thinking nonfiction articles. Critical thinking reflection activities Included for each of the 3, two-page articles to help your students understand the history of soccer, how to play the gam
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Are you looking for highly engaging nonfiction passages to help students practice close reading strategies?

Help your students learn about baseball, basketball, and football with these engaging and critical thinking nonfiction articles, perfect to practice close reading strategies. Included are 9, two-page articles to help your students understand the history of each sport, how to play the game, and learn about famous sports players, too!

These passages and comprehension questions will have your students practicing how to gather important information and reflect as they read. Activities work well as independent practice, small group work, or as an assessment.

NOTE: This is a GROWING BUNDLE. All products have not yet been added. The price will increase as more products are added and the value increases. Right now save 30%.

This set currently contains the following products: Basketball Close Reading, Baseball Close Reading, Football Close Reading, Hockey Close Reading, Soccer Close Reading

The following will be added soon: Extreme Sports Close Reading

Please see the preview of each pack to see all this bundle has to offer!

CONTENTS of packs currently included:

Football Close Reading:

  • 3, two-page articles with text dependent reader response questions
  • Venn Diagram to compare and contrast football and another sport
  • Timeline to order important events in the invention of football
  • Quote Reflection activity
  • Bonus activities also included

Basketball Close Reading:

  • 3, Two-page Articles with Reader Response Questions
  • Venn Diagram to Compare Basketball to Another Sport
  • Critical Stance Writing Activities
  • Close Reading Anchor Charts in two sizes
  • Close Reading Graphic Organizer
  • Bonus activities also included

Baseball Close Reading:

  • 3, Two-page Articles with a variety of Reader Response Questions
  • Venn Diagram to Compare Baseball to Another Sport
  • Timeline Graphic Organizer
  • Critical Stance Writing Activities
  • Close Reading Anchor Charts in two sizes
  • Close Reading Graphic Organizer
  • Bonus activities also included

Hockey Close Reading:

  • 3, Two-page Articles with a variety of Reader Response Questions
  • Visualizing Nonfiction Information Activity
  • Timeline Graphic Organizer
  • Critical Stance Writing Activities
  • Close Reading Anchor Charts in two sizes
  • Close Reading Graphic Organizer
  • Bonus activities also included

Soccer Close Reading

  • 3, Two-page Articles with a variety of Reader Response Questions
  • Main Idea Graphic Organizer
  • Venn Diagram
  • Critical Stance Writing Activities
  • Close Reading Anchor Charts and Graphic Organizer
  • Bonus activities also included

Only one left to be Added Soon:

  1. Extreme Sports Close Reading

Suggested Classroom Use:

✓Reading centers or stations

✓Small group work and partnership activities

✓Formal or informal assessments

✓Independent practice/Reinforcement

✓Homework or Classwork Review

✓Test Prep

✓Whole Class Bell Ringers

Recent Feedback on Products found in this Bundle"

"These were such a hit when I was tutoring around the time of our school's basketball tournament! Thanks for an engaging resource!"

"I myself learned some cool info from this pack! Awesome!"

"Great resource! The passages are about a topic that the kids love and the activities appear to be engaging!"

"So thorough! so much that I can use across many part of our day/ties into a variety of skills we're currently working on!"

"Yay! A great way to keep boys and tomboys engaged and interested in reading!"

"This was SO good! Love it!!!"

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Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).
Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.
Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.
Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.
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