This bundle contains 5 resources for teaching students how to find and cite text evidence when reading. In total, the bundle contains 15 original passages- some fiction and some nonfiction. The 5 resources include:
1. A 35-slide PowerPoint
2. A 4-page PowerPoint Companion Handout
3. A Text Evidence Craftivity
4. A Worksheet Packet
5. Sentence Starter Posters (1 color and 1 blackline)
Some of the sentence starters introduced in this packet include:
- According to the text...
- The author stated...
- In the _ paragraph (sentence), the author said...
- When the text said _, I inferred...
- I think __ because...
The PowerPoint contains the following format:
Slides 1-5: Introduction & Defining TEXT EVIDENCE
Slides 6-9: Locating Text Evidence in Passages (when the text evidence is DIRECTLY stated)
Slides 10-14: Citing Text Evidence using Sentence Starters
Slides 15-20: Locating Text Evidence in Passages (when the text evidence is NOT directly stated)
Slides 21-35: Multiple Choice Practice Passages
In this section, 1 fiction passage and 2 nonfiction passages are presented, each containing 2-3 multiple choice questions.
A matching PowerPoint Companion handout
is included, which allows students to follow along, highlighting text evidence, answering questions, and writing their own sentences that justify their answer with text evidence.
A TEXT EVIDENCE CRAFTIVITY
is also included. It contains 1 fiction and 1 nonfiction passage. Students read each passage, answer the 4 or 5 multiple choice questions that accompany each passage, and then follow the student-friendly directions to complete the craftivity. This includes a color-coding feature, where students use red to underline the text evidence they located to justify their first answer, orange for their second answer, green for their third answer, etc.
The TEXT EVIDENCE WORKSHEET PACKET
contains 5 passages- 3 fiction and 2 nonfiction. Students read each passage, and then answer the 4-6 questions that accompany each passage. They are also required to write a sentence to justify each answer, citing text evidence. This file contains the POSTER with 10 text evidence sentence starters. These passages are perfect for test prep!
CHECK OUT THE PREVIEW!!!
You can also click on the following links to take a closer, detailed look at the individual items contained in the bundle:
Text Evidence POWERPOINT
Text Evidence Practice Passages & Poster
Text Evidence Craftivity
Please note: The PowerPoint cannot be edited due to the copyright requirements made by the contributing artists (clip art, font, background).
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