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Reading Task Card Package

Reading Task Card Package
Reading Task Card Package
Reading Task Card Package
Reading Task Card Package
Reading Task Card Package
Reading Task Card Package
Reading Task Card Package
Reading Task Card Package
Product Description
Five sets of cards for upper elementary through middle school. Topics include: Characterization, Using Context Clues, Understanding Idioms, Reading Proverbs and Adages, and Making Inferences. Each set includes 30 large, half-page cards designed especially for middle-grade kids.

The task card sets included in this bundle are:
Characterization Kids Task Cards
Context Clues - Expedition Task Cards
Idioms – Flying PigsTask Cards
Proverbs and Adages – Barking Dogs Task Cards
Inferences – Thinking Caps Task Cards


Characterization Kids Task Cards are all about characterization and character traits. The activities include:
Choosing character traits from a word bank
Choosing character traits – multiple choice
Describing a pictured character
Writing a paragraph
Listing character traits to describe a famous person
Comparing two characters
Completing a character web for a novel character
Drawing a character with certain character traits
Describing static and dynamic characters
and more.

Context Clues Task Cards - Expedition provides students with various types of practice using context clues. With these cards, students practice using context clues to:
Choose the best definition
Choose among multiple meanings of words
Choose and write synonyms
Define words
Make good word choices
Write sentences
Solve riddles, and
Draw detailed illustrations.
The cards have an outdoors/ camping theme

Idioms Task Cards - Flying Pigs provides practice identifying and understanding the meaning of idioms. The idioms are presented in sentences to provide context. With these cards, students work with idioms to complete the following activities:
Fill in the missing word
Draw the literal meaning
Identify and define the idiom
Match idioms to their meanings
Use idioms in a sentence
Search for idioms, and
Understand the concept of “idiom.”

Proverbs and Adages Task Cards - Barking Dogs provides practice identifying and understanding the meanings of proverbs, or adages. The proverbs, or adages, are presented in sentences or paragraphs to provide context. With these cards, students work with proverbs, or adages, to complete the following activities:
Fill in the missing word
Draw the literal meaning
Identify and define the proverb
Proverbs in fables
Proverbs as metaphors
Match proverbs to their meanings
Write the fable, and
Understand the concept of “proverb or adage.”
Also included is a copy of three Aesop's fables for use with the "proverbs in fables" cards. And, as an easy reference for teachers, there is a list of proverbs,or adages, with their meanings.

Inference Task Cards- Thinking Caps provides practice making inferences in a variety of situations. Students make inferences from paragraphs, quotes, cliches, signs, pictures, and more. They will make inferences about occupations, food, people and families, the weather, a recipe, and other topics. A number of the cards feature a cowboy theme. Most cards have three to four questions.

With the variety of cards, these sets provide plenty of opportunities for differentiation.

The cards support a number of the Reading standards with practice of skills including making inferences based on the text, using context clues from the text, and working with story elements such as characterization.

For seasonal reading cards, see seasonal reading comprehension task cards, and you can also see the individual listings for any of these cards in my store.

From Classroom in the Middle

Total Pages
100 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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