Winter Reading Comprehension Passages February | Hot Cocoa, Penguins, Blizzards

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3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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  1. These print and digital seasonal and high-interest reading passages will help strengthen your 3rd and 4th grade students' reading comprehension and keep them actively reading a variety of reading genres all year long!This product includes BOTH printable and digital versions with links for Google Sli
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  2. Get ready for winter in your classroom with these high-interest ELA and math print and digital activities! These activities are perfect to use all season and will highly motivate your students.This bundle includes BOTH a printable and a digital Google Slides™ version.Kindly Note: This set is a colle
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These print and digital winter and high-interest reading passages will help strengthen your 3rd and 4th grade students' reading comprehension and keep them actively reading a variety of reading genres all winter long.

This product includes BOTH printable and digital versions with links for Google Slides AND Google Forms versions with digital directions for each.

This set includes three passages with two levels of each passage to help you differentiate in your classroom with ease. A poetry reading comprehension activity is also included.

Also included are two different question page options for you to choose from. One includes five multiple-choice questions and the other includes 3 close reading tasks that require students to refer back to the text to find the answer as well as 2 open-ended questions that require text support and evidence.

4 different note-taking graphic organizers included that can be used with any of the texts included keeping students actively reading each passage.

3 different reading genres included: poetry, nonfiction, and real-world reading to keep students reading interested, varied, and high.

Use the printable version, interactive Google Slides option, or the self-correcting Google Forms version to meet your specific classroom and student needs.

With all these choices and options you can create the perfect assignment that addresses the needs of your specific class of students!

Find Reading by the Fall Season Set #1 HERE and Fall Season Set #2 HERE


Link and directions to use the digital version in Google Classroom™

✓ Teacher Suggestions

✓ Links for Digital Version-Both Google Slides and Google Forms are included

✓ 4 Seasonal Passages with Questions two levels of each passage included

-Penguins (NF)

-Blizzards (NF)

-Business Letter About Hot Chocolate Day (Real World Reading)

-Kindness Falls Like Snowflakes (Multi-Stanza Haiku Poem) KINDLY NOTE: the
poem is not differentiated and includes only one level of the poem.

✓ Answer Keys

✓ 4 Note Taking Pages to use with any reading passage

✓ 8 Reading Graphic Organizers to use with any reading passage

Please see the preview for a more detailed look at all this product has to offer.

You might also be interested in these reading passage packs:

Find all of my fiction reading comprehension strategy packs in one convenient set right HERE.


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, distinguishing literal from nonliteral language.
Refer to parts of stories, dramas, and poems when writing or speaking about a text, using terms such as chapter, scene, and stanza; describe how each successive part builds on earlier sections.
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.


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