Ramp up your reading comprehension program with this Thanksgiving Day Reading Resource. It includes THREE differentiated Grade Four and Grade Five informational passages with six engaging text dependent higher order thinking tasks - perfect for reading comprehension! Great for your guided reading program.
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Learn more about the history of Thanksgiving Day and how Thanksgiving Day is celebrated today.
***This resource uses US spelling and paper sizes***
What this resource is all about:
The purpose of this resource is to provide ready-to-go differentiated Thanksgiving Day texts and engaging higher order thinking questions.
This resource is jam-packed with exciting, thought-provoking activities to grab your students’ attention AND hold it. The activities begin at the lower levels of Blooms Taxonomy (Remember, Understand, Apply) and move through to the higher levels (Analyze, Evaluate, Create).
In this pack you will receive:
1. Three texts - each with an extended and scaffold version:
- The First Thanksgiving
- Thanksgiving Today
- All About Turkeys
2. SIX corresponding NO PREP Higher Order Thinking Activities based on Blooms Taxonomy
Reading Comprehension Strategies included:
- Find Facts and Details
- Make Inferences
- Make Predictions
- Use Prior Knowledge
- Identify the main idea
- Ask and Answer Questions
3. Two Graphic Organiser Examples
- Information Web
- Main Idea
4. Teacher Answer Key for applicable questions
5. Two 'Tips For Use' pages with ways to use this resource in your classroom.
6. Close Reading bookmarks.
Get this as part of our Thanksgiving Day Bundle - Writing, Reading and Creative Thinking ELA Resources
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