These reading texts are the perfect way to review informational text standards. There are sixteen different texts that cover the following skills:
Identify the details or facts that support the main idea
identify the meaning of common prefixes and suffixes
Identify and use antonyms, synonyms, homographs, and homophones
Identify explicit cause and effect relationships among ideas in texts
Reading and Comprehension of Informational Text/Expository Text.
Provide evidence from the text to support their understanding.
Each of the sixteen short texts includes a half-page questionnaire with 4 to 7 questions and answer sheet.
- Close Reading or Small group guided reading
- Center / rotations
- Whole class review, displaying text using a projector or smart board