Reconstruction Post-Civil War Reading Fluency & Comprehension Task Cards
This is a comprehensive look at the Reconstruction Post-Civil War Era of US History. This one activity covers many of the concepts about life during Reconstruction and what took place during this important era in history.
✸Iron Clad Oath
✸Wade Davis Bill
✸10 Percent Plan
✸Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction
✸"Jim Crow" Laws
✸Ku Klux Klan
There are twenty four reading passage task cards specifically addressing the key concepts of Reconstruction Post-Civil War. These cards are utilized in three different ways to promote fluency within nonfiction texts and to enhance comprehension skills. Students have a recording sheet to use to answer questions (3 questions per card for a total of 72), generate their own questions, summarize important ideas, and review. You could use the task cards for three days and have each student to do all three recording sheets OR this could be differentiated based on specific reading skills that students need to practice. Students could even work in partners or complete it individually as an assessment. The possibilities are endless as we "double dip" across content areas and strengthen upper grades reading skills!
*Printer friendly, no clipart distractions, perfect for B&W copies! (Also includes cards in a color version!)
Geared toward Georgia Fifth Grade Social Studies Standards but not specific. This is NOT the same product as my reading fluency & comprehension task cards located here:
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