Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~

Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
Reading & Writing Test Prep & Guide ~1 Article "Do What Makes You Happy"~
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For CLASSROOMS with students reading BELOW, AT, and ABOVE grade level.

This article is also sold in a bundle with other high-interest leveled articles. Save 30%. 10 ARTICLES – QUESTIONS & GUIDE

For students in 4th - 12th grades,“What Makes You Happy?” is written at a 3rd grade reading level--and strongly supports reading and writing skills.
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An ARTICLE ABOUT the activities of 5 people—Finn and skateboarding, Jo and surfing, Emily and nature walks, Michael and swimming, and Lou and rock climbing.

“What Makes You Happy?” is a Narrative FICTION article. Students use information from the article to answer questions.
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PHOTOGRAPHS and CAPTIONS help students make connections to the text, self, and world and keep them interested using real-world examples. ALIGNED to CCS.

This article is packed with WRITING PROMPTS and SAMPLE PARAGRAPHS.
Students use information from the ARTICLE to answer questions.

Two kinds of questions with ANSWER KEYS provided.
- MULTIPLE-CHOICE Questions
- PROMPTS with SAMPLE PARAGRAPH responses

The article included develop critical thinking and ANALYSIS SKILLS that BUILD STUDENT CONFIDENCE and give struggling readers extra practice in reading, writing, and answering comprehension questions for state tests.
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Model easy-to-use strategies that help students become better at
- reading different TEXT TYPES / FEATURES
- comprehending & analyzing articles in various GENRES
- organizing their thinking with pre-answer and pre-writing STRATEGIES
- answering a variety of QUESTION types.
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Use this resource as a simple reading activity answering multiple-choice or open-ended questions.

OR choose to USE THE STRATEGIES provided with the three question types to build skills [learning how] to find the best answers.
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RESPONDING TO THE PROMPT means students either
~ LEARN HOW-TO write paragraphs, or
~ get additional PRACTICE organizing their thoughts to write well-developed, supported paragraphs.

Prompts focus on WRITING COMPLETE, WELL-SUPPORTED PARAGRAPHS that have:
- topic sentence
- evidence
- elaboration
- transitions
- conclusion

Use articles MULTIPLE times to teach NEW concepts, as well.

Check out the discounted bundled articles.

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