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Standards-Based Reading Assessments Fiction and Nonfiction Bundle 5th Grade

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5th, Homeschool
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    This Standards-Based Reading Assessment Fiction and Nonfiction Bundle for 5th grade includes both print and digital formats (in self-grading Google Forms) to give you valuable information to help drive instruction. Each of the 20 reading skill sets includes three assessments (for a total of 60 assessments) with focused questions to target ALL 5th grade reading standards.

    These assessments are perfect if you're looking to add consistent grades to your traditional grade book or looking for assessments that match your standards-based grading report card.

    Besides using them as formative and summative assessments to help you progress monitor reading comprehension, they can also be used for guided reading, independent practice, reading intervention, reading centers, spiral review, or test prep.

    It includes: (Print and Digital)

    60 Standards-Based Assessments

    Answer Keys

    Teacher Notes (including a How-To-Use Guide) 

    Teacher Notes PDF with LINKS

    Bonus: ALL 60 passages (not questions) in Google Slides to help you differentiate

    Here are the 5th grade FICTION Assessments included in this bundle:

    FREE Making Inferences



    Characters, Settings, and Events

    Context Clues

    Elements of Poetry, Drama, and Prose

    Point of View

    Visual Elements

    Compare and Contrast

    Reading Comprehension for Fiction

    Here are the 5th grade NONFICTION Assessments included in this bundle:

    Right There and Making Inferences

    Main Idea

    Cause and Effect

    Context Clues

    Informational Text Structures

    Point of View

    Informational from Multiple Sources

    Text Evidence

    Paired Texts

    Reading Comprehension Nonfiction

    Why you'll love this resource:

    • Everything is here! No more scrambling to find standards-based assessments to target every 5th grade fiction and nonfiction reading standard!

    • The print and digital formats give you greater flexibility for use with your students.

    • The digital assessments are NO PREP and are self-grading in Google Forms.

    • The print version for each assessment has a short passage and 5 questions on a single sheet of paper for easy printing.

    • Easy to collect data for traditional or for standards-based report cards!

    • Google Slide decks (passages ONLY) are also included for all passages. You may choose to use these passages to:
    1. Meet IEP and 504 requirements
    2. Highlight words or phrases for students
    3. Increase passage size and eliminate digital distraction for students
    4. Read the passage together (or to a small group) before assessing
    5. Add notes, task lists, or other helpful reminders to passages for students and more!

    • These may be used in a number of ways from formative and summative assessments, they can be used for guided reading, reader's workshop, independent work, literacy centers, test prep, and more!!!

    • The assessments are Common Core Aligned but have no Common Core notations and coordinate well with a number of different sets of standards including TEKS and VSOL.

    Still not sure? Try this FREE Right There and Making Inferences Standards-Based Assessment (fiction) and see what you think!

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    to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
    By the end of the year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, at the high end of the grades 4–5 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
    Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.
    Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).
    Draw on information from multiple print or digital sources, demonstrating the ability to locate an answer to a question quickly or to solve a problem efficiently.
    Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.


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