This resource contains several resources for you to use to explicitly teach informational text structures to your students.
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Here is what is included:
1. Posters for each text structure and a one page poster that covers all the text structures.
2. Essential Questions
4. 5 Complete Passages with Handouts: 1 passage per text structure.
5. Generic Printables
6. Scavenger Hunt
7. Exit Slip Template
This is aligned to the common core standards below:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.5 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.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.5 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.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.6.5 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.