Reading Comprehension Passages with Standards Based Text Dependent Questions

Reading Comprehension Passages with Standards Based Text Dependent Questions
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***CLOSE READING BUNDLE #2 - Standards Based***

Use High-Interest, Complex Informational Text in your classroom to engage students in the Reading Informational Standards! Practice questions per standard that require students to find Text Evidence and use Written Responses.

Close Reading in your classroom can be done in a variety of ways that works for you! {Whole Group, Small Group or as Independent Activities depending on your class}


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***After previewing and purchasing the August - December pack, it was a no brainer to grab this one as well! The leveled passages are WONDERFUL! Thank you so much for your attention to detail and alignment to CCSS. You have saved me countless hours!

***Lots of options for student responses. I like the vocabulary cards and that the articles are high interest for the kids. Thank you!!

***This is a fantastic resource. Very engaging and relatable topics makes this a favorite of my kids. I love that it has so many components that help this resource to be useful for both independent work or for interventions! love it.


This bundle contains 5 of Close Read Packs with over 400+ pages!

This product includes 20 packs of Close Reading Activities. Passages are written as complex text in the stretch lexile bands.

1. The Sun [820 Lexile]
2. The Moon [900 Lexile]
3. Halley's Comet [800 Lexile]
4. Stars [810 Lexile]

1. Coconuts [800 Lexile]
2. Potatoes [660 Lexile]
3. Bananas [700 Lexile]
4. Corn [710 Lexile]

1. Hot Air Balloons [730 Lexile]
2. Submarines [840 Lexile]
3. Helicopters [790 Lexile]
4. Trains [600 Lexile]

1. The Bermuda Triangle [890L]
2. Great Barrier Reef [760L]
3. The Grand Canyon [630L]
4. Niagara Falls [780L]

American Symbols
1. Statue of Liberty [790L]
2. Bald Eagle [840L]
3. Liberty Bell [760L]
5. American Flag [860L]

At the beginning of each pack there is:
- Table of Contents
- Teaching Points
- Lexile Information
- Text Features Cards Used in Pack

Each part of the pack comes with:
- Text
- Vocabulary Cards
- Activity for each RI Standard {except RI.3}
- 4 additional activities to use with text

Besides prepping this product to use with your students, the only thing you will need is 1 book to match each topic from your classroom or school library. You can also use an online text or article.

I suggest keeping these products in a binder with clear sleeves or in a file system of your choice for easy access.


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Total Pages
447 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Semester
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