Created for 8th grade or above, this close reading mini-lesson is perfect for St. Patrick's day. Not only will students learn the real story behind the holiday, they will also practice their close reading skills and meet Common Core standards.
* Two Close Reading activities
* Complete informational texts for both activities
* Understanding Informational Text graphic organizer
* Informational Text summary frame
* Lesson Reflection summary frame
Lesson can be completed in one class period.