Reading Comprehension Passages Set 2: Blends and Digraphs. This reading comprehension set includes 50 passages. Each passage focuses on a specific blend or digraph. This set is just right for first graders, as well as second graders who could use some extra practice.
The following blends and digraphs are included: bl, br, cl, cr, dr, fl, fr, ft, gl, gr, ld, lk, lt, mp, nd, nt, pl, pr, rd, rm, rn, sc, sk-, -sk, sl, sm, sn, sp-, spr, squ, st-, -st, str, sw, tr, thr, tw, ch-, -ch, kn, ng, nk, ph, qu, sh-, -sh, th-, -th, wh, and wr
Each reading passage focuses on blends/digraphs and beginning sight words. Repetitive text is included whenever possible. Four comprehension questions follow each passage. One question on each page requires a simple, one-word, written response.
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This set covers the following CCSS* for 1st and 2nd
RL.1.1 and RL.2.1 With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
RL.1.3 With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
RF.1.1 Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.
RF.1.2 Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
RF.1.3 and RF.2.3 Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
RF.1.4 and RF.2.4 Read emergent-reader texts with purpose and understanding.
L.1.1.A Print many upper- and lowercase letters.
*Common Core Standards © Copyright 2010. National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and Council of Chief State School Officers. All rights reserved.