Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6

Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 - Passages and Questions - Grade 6
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Reading Warm-ups - Blasts! #3 – Grade 6 - Passages and Questions – Grade 6 is a set of twenty short reading passages from a variety of genres coupled with four or more multiple choice questions of corresponding reading objectives that assess student knowledge and performance. Each individual blast is designed to be used as a short, daily reading activity to help students review and practice grade six reading objectives. Students read a passage and answer questions based on the passage. A mixture of fiction and nonfiction passages is included. An answer key and a matrix of reading objectives showing which passages include which objectives and for which questions are provided.

These are the same as passages and questions forty-one through sixty from Reading Warm-ups – Grade 6. Be careful not to duplicate your purchases.

These same passages and questions also appear in these Grade 6 products: Reading Warm-ups; Reading Warm-ups – Blasts! - Fiction #1 and 2; Reading Warm-ups – Blasts! – Nonfiction #1 and #2; Reading Warm-ups – Blasts! – Paired Passages #1 and #2; Reading Warm-ups – Super Blasts! – Fiction; Reading Warm-ups – Super Blasts! – Nonfiction; and Reading Warm-ups – Super Blasts! – Paired Passages. Be careful not to duplicate your purchases.

Reading objectives assessed in the questions following the passages include:

- Main Idea/Details
- Word Meaning
- Summarizing
- Visual Features
- Text Features
- Text Structure
- Inferencing
- Persuasive Text – Reasoning
- Making Connections Across Texts
- Theme
- Poetry / Imagery
- Drama
- Plot
- Point of View
- Literary Nonfiction
- Sensory Language
- Fact/Opinion
- Compare / Contrast – Historical / Cultural Settings
- Compare / Contrast – Author’s Purpose
- Style
- Voice
- Author’s Purpose

These warm-ups can be used in a variety of ways. You may have your students read the passage and answer the questions in class. The answers can be checked in class and discussed immediately. The warm-ups can be assigned as homework and checked in class the next day. Several warm-ups can be put together as a mini-test.

Acknowledgements: Art graphics from www.openclipart.org and www.clipart.com.

Table of Contents

6.41 – Nonfiction - Persuasive – Jazz It Up!
6.42 – Fiction – Story – Court Jester
6.43 – Paired – Nonfiction/Nonfiction – Newspaper Article/Newspaper Article – Museum Needs Our Help / Too Much Money
6.44 – Nonfiction – Procedure – Cooking Outdoors
6.45 – Paired - Fiction/Fiction – Drama/Story – The Railway / Lone Wolf
6.46 – Fiction - Poetry – Poem – A Ride to the Sky
6.47 – Paired – Fiction/Fiction – Story/Story – The Snack Bar / Working at the Game
6.48 – Paired – Fiction/Fiction – Story/Story – The Box / Pile of Dirt
6.49 – Paired – Fiction/Fiction – Story/Story – Grandfather / The Ant
6.50 – Nonfiction – Expository – Space Travel
6.51 – Paired - Literary Nonfiction/Literary Nonfiction – Autobiography/Personal Narrative – Journey / Problems
6.52 – Paired – Nonfiction/Nonfiction – Persuasive/Persuasive – Wonder Tire / Never-Flat Tire
6.53 – Nonfiction – Expository – Sun
6.54 – Paired - Fiction/Fiction – Story/Story – Preparations / Together
6.55 – Paired - Nonfiction/Nonfiction – Expository/Expository – The Chisholm Trail / The Goodnight-Loving Trail
6.56 – Fiction – Poetry - Poem – In the Water
6.57 – Paired - Fiction/Fiction – Story/Story – The Old Man / The Little Man
6.58 – Fiction – Story – Memories
6.59 – Fiction – Story – Tracy
6.60 – Fiction – Story – Newspaper Route
Total Pages
87 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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