Rainbow readings are a fun way to tackle reading skills, grammar, and comprehension while helping students identify their mastery of specific skills! Rainbow readings are designed to incorporate common core skills - reading for meaning and also analyzing how grammar works, how it sets the tone, and how it is used in authentic context.
Each one has a one-page reading passage with color-coded highlighting challenges. There is also a page of comprehension questions and an instruction page for the teacher to explore options of how to incorporate this activity in the classroom.
(This passage is the same as the choral reading passage for the same topic, but the coded reading tasks are different. The choral reading works more on speaking and pronunciation than the rainbow reading. The comprehension questions are the same.)
The context of the reading is a list stats on a school - how many rooms, how many desks, how many students, how many teachers, etc. It uses "hay" and tener in the present tense, but it is editable if you want to tweak that.
No prep - just print and go!
If you want more comprehensible input readings, this is also available as part of my Rainbow Reading Bundle
This product is also available as part of my Spanish Numbers Bundle
This product is also included in my Numbers 1-100 Stations Set
This activity is also available as part of my Numbers 1-100 Best Sellers Mini-Bundle
This reading primarily focuses on the ACTFL interpretive communication and language comparison standards.
Going paperless? Use the PDF version of this product in the Notability app for students to add their writing. Or upload the editable version into Google docs to access on a Chromebook.
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