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Summarizing Differentiated Informational Text Passages and Questions
Perfect for grades 3 - 6
Summarizing is such an important skill. When your readers become proficient at summarizing, you will see improvements in their reading comprehension and knowledge retention across all subjects. Summarizing important ideas in a text and ignoring irrelevant ones will allow your students to make connections and integrate information very efficiently. Additionally, they will improve their memory for what is read because they are able to discard all the wasteful clutter of irrelevant details.
This resource includes everything you will need to practice summarizing with your students! I’ve included THREE DIFFERENT LEVELS OF EACH PASSAGE for you to easily differentiate in your classroom! There are also graphic organizers, multiple choice questions, and short-answer questionsfor your students to practice summarizing.
Included in this Resource:
This resource contains ten differentiated informational text passages. There are three levels of each passage so you can easily differentiate with your students. The levels are based on word count and Lexile levels, which can be found in the top left corner of each passage.
DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO SEE THE LEXILE LEVEL OF EACH PASSAGE
Five Questions Per Passage
Each passage includes five questions that include a combination of graphic organizers, short-answer, and multiple choice.
Detailed Answer Keys
Answer keys with detailed example responses are provided with every set of questions.
Perfect for grades 3 through 6!
As always, please ask ANY and ALL questions before purchasing. Thank you so much!
Thank you, and enjoy!
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