Happy Spring! Use this passage about the spring equinox as a whole class close reading or as a fluency assessment. It is scored at a Flesh-Kincaid Reading Level of 5.6. Included in this resource are the following:
1. Directions on how to conduct a fluency assessment
2. A student copy of the passage
3. A teacher copy
4. A vocabulary worksheet that asks students to define eight words embedded in the passage
5. A follow-up vocabulary worksheet that has students match the vocabulary word with corresponding example sentences
6. A fun drawing activity!
Check out my other fluency passages that help you determine if your students have mastered important vowel combinations!