William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity

William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
William Shakespeare's Richard III - 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity
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  3. This bundle contains four play scripts: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Macbeth, Hamlet and Richard III. It also contains six close reading activities; a biography writing unit about William Shakespeare and a discussion based writing unit about which play was his greatest.The six close reading activities
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An Informational text activity with comprehension and grammar questions about William Shakespeare's popular play, Richard III. The close reading activity focuses on the main storyline of the play and it's history, and concludes with comprehension and grammar questions. It also contains an extension activity for fast-finishing students. It is aimed at students between the ages of 9-13.

This resource is ideal for a homework activity, a reading group activity, guided reading, exam/test preparation etc.

The activity requires NO PREP; it has a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers.

Answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.

Time allowance ( one hour)

5 minutes - read through the text individually.

40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)

15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers.

If you liked the activity why not look at one of our other Reading Comprehension Activity Books.

If you like the activity why not save money and try one of our close reading books, our World War II Collection; 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Activity Book; is 10 activities timelining the war for just $4.50.

We also have an Influential US Presidents Collection; 5th & 6th Grade Close Reading Book, which comes with four activities for just $3.00.

Close reading activities are also know as: reading comprehensions, instructional texts, close reads, close readers and reading comps.

We specialise in play scripts, we have a William Shakespeare collection with Richard III, Macbeth and Hamlet. We also have a good selection of Christmas play scripts including Elf, The Santa Clause and A Christmas Carol.

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1 hour
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