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- This bundle contains multiple 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 resources include:1. A 35-slide PowerPoint and companion handout (You have my permission to conver$9.25$17.99Save $8.74
After reading a fiction or a nonfiction passage, students will answer comprehension questions and support their answer by citing evidence from the text.
Text Evidence: Reading passages and finding and citing text evidence to support your answer is emphasized in nearly every state's reading standards. If you are looking for a PowerPoint to introduce this challenging, yet important skill, take a look at this 35-slide PowerPoint! It contains 8 original passages (both fiction and nonfiction).
***A 4-page PowerPoint companion handout is also included in this file. Students can follow along and record answers on this handout as you progress through the PowerPoint! The companion handout is available in both printable format and digital format. The digital version is compatible with Google Slides.**
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
Some of the sentence starters introduced in this PowerPoint include:
- According to the text...
- The author stated...
- In the _ paragraph (sentence), the author said...
- When the text said _, I inferred...
- I think __ because...
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.
The 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.
BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE PREVIEW!!!
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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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