Text Evidence Biographies {Close Reading, Homework, Assessment & More}

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Product Updated: 8-28-15 This 82 Page Unit Contains: 11 Reading Comprehension Passages for Close Reading, Homework, Assessments, Guided Reading and/or Social Studies. 100% Aligned to Common Core Standards.

This unit is designed to encourage students to cite textual evidence, stop and think about what is read and answer in complete sentences to prepare for PARCC.

Each passage has 4 activities (2 Graphic Organizers and 2 Sheets with Text Dependent Questions)

These high interest passages and professional graphics will spark student motivation to find the love of reading.

Easy navigation within the product. Simply click the title in the table of contents to find the desired passage. No scrolling needed.

Passages titles are:

Biographies: Heroes and Inventors
F.D.R. Franklin Roosevelt
Eleanor Roosevelt
Mary McLeod Bethune
Alexander Graham Bell
Helen Keller
Susan B. Anthony
Neil Armstrong
Thomas Edison
Wright Brothers
Amelia Earhart

Lexile Levels Range from 590-790 (Most are in the 700's which is third grade level)

Use for fluency! Word count is included on each passage.

In this unit you will receive 2 identical passages for each title listed. One with a border and one without a border. The purpose of this is for Close Reading. As we learn about Close Reading we know that having a text without border to annotate and take notes is critical. Use the passage without the border for Close Reading strategies such as text coding and annotating.

Click here to see Common Core Text Evidence Passages for Homework, Close Reading or Assessments {800+ Page Unit with 136 Passages Over 60% Off: for a limited time}

These are original passages written specifically for Close Reading and Text Evidence. Aligned to Common Core.

Works for Standards Based Grading or Standards Referenced Grading. Focuses on RI.1, RI.2, and RI.4. These 3 are universal standards that are nearly identical in each grade.



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For more on Text Coding, Text Structures, and Close Reading of Informational Texts.

Click here to see my Interactive Notebook for Informational Text, Text Structures, and Close Reads.
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Click here to see my Monthly Close Reading Units.
"Helping your children become text-dependent!"

Each monthly unit has history, biographies, science topics, holidays, and more!
Designed for Close Reading: Other uses include homework, social studies, or science.
Text dependent questions are designed for text evidence responses!
Each passage is written at FOUR levels. From first to fifth!
Each passage has five or more activities. Use for guided reading!
Each passage can be used as week-long homework!
Click here to check out my Monthly Close Reading Club!
January-December!
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Click here for the January Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the February Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the March Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the April Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the May Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the June Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the August Close Reading Unit. 10 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the September Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the October Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the November Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click here for the December Close Reading Unit. 20 passages: EACH Written at FOUR levels.
Click the green links to see the titles included in each unit.

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82
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Teaching Duration
2 Months

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Text Evidence Biographies {Close Reading, Homework, Assess
Text Evidence Biographies {Close Reading, Homework, Assess
Text Evidence Biographies {Close Reading, Homework, Assess
Text Evidence Biographies {Close Reading, Homework, Assess