Text Structure Sort : 50 Card Sorting Activity

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3rd - 8th, Homeschool
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  1. Combine these two fun text structure activities and save! With this download, you will have the Text Structure Scavenger Hunt, Text Structure Color by Number and Text Structure Sort: 50 Card Sorting Game. A total of 66 text structure passages will give students lots of practice. Students will have f
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Use this fun and interactive sorting game to review and reinforce types of informational text structure. Take a break from worksheets! These 50 cards will be a great addition to any lesson on text structure. Students will sort them into six categories: chronological, sequence, cause/effect, problem/solution, description, and compare/contrast.

You will want to use this student-centered activity for years to come!


♦ 50 cards with examples of text structures

♦ answer key

♦ placemats with terms

♦ directions and ideas for use

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Analyze in detail the structure of a specific paragraph in a text, including the role of particular sentences in developing and refining a key concept.
Analyze how a particular sentence, paragraph, chapter, or section fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the ideas.
Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.
Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text.


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