Seed Dispersal Digital Quick Read Passages - Digital & Printable

Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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  • Google Drive™ folder
  • Internet Activities
26 pages
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What is the resource?

This is a set of five short informational reading passages. The first four passages are informational text- something our students always enjoy and need more of! The fifth page of the set is paired text with two informational passages.

Why use informational text?

There are so many reasons to incorporate informational reading with your reading centers and seatwork. If you are like me, you are always searching for tasks to use to keep students engaged in meaningful independent work. This set is perfect for your students that prefer nonfiction reading.

Who is this for?

Reading levels are ideal for upper 3rd to 5th grades.

Ideas for Use

Use the 5-page set each day of the week - Daily Quick Reads! Use in centers, for early finishers, homework, and morning work.

CHECK THE PREVIEW for specific topics included!

This PRINTABLE resource is provided in PORTRAIT orientation and includes:

  • Cover
  • Teacher's Guide (with skills and standards listed)
  • 5 reading passage pages with questions
  • Passage 1 - Seed Dispersal (overview od dispersal)
  • Passage 2 - Animal Dispersal
  • Passage 3 - Explosion Dispersal
  • Passage 4 - Wind and Water Dispersal
  • Passage 5 - Charlie and the Helicopters and The Stormy Day (fiction text paired with poem)
  • 2-page quiz
  • Answer Keys
  • 2 posters
  • Terms of Use

Specific skills include:

  • Determining word meaning
  • Answering basic comprehension questions
  • Explain parts of the text
  • Determining answers in multiple-choice format
  • Show evidence for responses
  • Explaining personal choices based on the text
  • Compare/contrast fiction passage and poem about the same topic

Reading levels for the short passage are suitable for upper third grade to fifth grade.

THE DIGITAL RESOURCE is provided in LANDSCAPE orientation - You will have 3 files.

  • Seed Dispersal Printable
  • Seed Dispersal Digital Quick Reads
  • Seed Dispersal Digital Versions Answer Keys

The digital student worksheets and a 2-page quiz are included. The two posters are included in the digital file. Students will type responses or drag and drop vocabulary words. Only the worksheet versions in color are included in the digital set.

DIGITAL: To use this set you will add the file to your Google Drive. The teacher's guide has detailed directions if you are new to using this tool.

  • The digital sheets have text boxes that students will type responses on.
  • They may also need to drag and drop vocabulary words to match meanings or descriptions.

PRINTABLE: This set can be printed and used in several ways.

  • Email the pages to your students/parents to be printed.
  • Print the pages and assemble the set in an at-home packet.
  • Use the set in your classroom!

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Total Pages
26 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Integrate information from two texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words or phrases in a text relevant to a grade 4 topic or subject area.
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.


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