Text structure, nonfiction text, differentiated, CCSS aligned, and no prep!
Students will love learning about traditions with this wonderful resource. It is the perfect use of nonfiction text to review text structures.
Each text is gradually differentiated into three different reading levels without missing any important information or vocabulary.
All texts fit with: RI.4.5 (Craft and Structure)
Both New Year Traditions can also work with: RI 4.9 (Integrate information from two texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.)
4 different texts
Answer Sheet Included
Perfect for Grades 3-5
The History of the Matryoshka Doll (Sequencing)
The History of the Evergreen (Cause & Effect, Main Idea)
The Chinese New Year (Compare & Contrast)
New Year Traditions in the United States (Compare & Contrast)
Passages are perfect for close reading to gain new learning. This would make great classwork, small group work, or even homework.