This winter FREEBIE pack has a fun and interesting story that is accompanied by an assortment of reading comprehension activities. Great for use in small group, reading centers, or independent practice! I'd really appreciate feedback if you find this freebie useful. Thank you!
Check out the full original, spring, and fall version of this product if you like what you see! Includes 5 stories each!
Great for close reading!
An original story written by me with 7 comprehension activities to go with it!
Reading Skills Covered:
-Cause and Effect
-Drawing Conclusions and Making Inferences
-Sequence of Events
-Reading for Information
-Parts of Speech
Please note that an answer key is NOT included, but feel free to email at email@example.com if you have any questions! :o)
***Common Core Standards Met***
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.1 Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.8 Describe how reasons support specific points the author makes in a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.3 Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.5 Describe the overall structure of a story, including describing how the beginning introduces the story and the ending concludes the action.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.7 Use information gained from the illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.2.1 Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words (e.g., because, and, also) to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.
Have fun learning & Happy Holidays!! -Naomi