Winter Olympics-Reading Comprehension and Writing

Grade Levels
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
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This Winter Olympics theme product includes informational texts, activities and worksheets that review comprehension skills and writing skills and strategies. There are several questions that are math related but the primary focus is language arts. Included are the following:
Informational Texts with worksheets and answer keys. Each of the event worksheets gives some information about a U.S. athlete.

Winter Olympics Sochi, Russia
Skiing and Snowboarding
Chart-Alpine Skiing and Cross Country Skiing
Chart-Freestyle Skiing and Nordic Combined
Chart-Ski Jumping and Snowboard
Mogul Skiing
Aerial Skiing
K120 Individual Ski Jumping
Slalom Skiing
Snowboard Half-pipe
Slopestyle Skiing

Worksheet of Venn diagram for compare and contrast
Use for comparing 2 events

Sequence activities
Worksheet-Sequence with cut and paste, answer key included
Worksheet (blank)-Sequence cut and paste. Students write the
sequence sentences.
Mini-Poster for writing sequence paragraph

Author’s Purpose
Mini-Poster for reviewing that skill
Worksheet-Reviewing and writing information garnered from the
paragraphs. May be used with any or all of the
paragraphs included.

Writing Persuasive essays
Mini-Poster for a quick review of that writing skill
Worksheets (6) for writing persuasive paragraph about a
particular Olympic event. Each worksheet has a picture
to color and a guide to help with the writing.

Posters for 6 Olympic events

The informational texts have readability levels from grade 5-8 however all passages are short (1 page) and could be used at lower levels with support.

All of the activities in the packet are for use after direct instruction on a particular skill. These activities and worksheets are for supporting and reviewing skills already introduced.
Total Pages
55
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
N/A

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Winter Olympics-Reading Comprehension and Writing
Winter Olympics-Reading Comprehension and Writing
Winter Olympics-Reading Comprehension and Writing
Winter Olympics-Reading Comprehension and Writing
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