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Winter Weekly Nonfiction Reading Passages with Digital (Close Reading Passages)

Grade Levels
1st - 2nd
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  • Google Apps™
84 pages
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  1. This HUGE bundle includes 5 different products from my TPT store. It is my Nonfiction Close Reading, Fall Close Reading, Winter Close Reading, Spring Close Reading, and Summer Close Reading packs.Each week has four days of activities. There is a mini introduction to Close Reading at the beginning of
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This winter nonfiction reading pack comes with 30 weeks of week-long nonfiction reading comprehension activities. These can also be used for close reading practice. There is an introduction to each day's tasks at the beginning of the product, plus three general graphic organizers in case you want to supplement Asking Questions, Main Idea/Detail, and Fact Finding.

*There is now a digital component included in this resource. The resource is now created in Google Slides. You can get access to the digital versions on page 6 of the PDF.*

Winter Close Reading Day by Day-

Day 1:

  • Teacher reads story aloud
  • Student annotates with pencil

Day 2:

  • Partner reading &Talk Time
  • Work on Vocabulary

Day 3:

  • Independent Reading
  • Text-Dependent Questions

Day 4:

  • Cumulative Writing Activity

14 Winter Themed Nonfiction Stories for Close Reading:




-Driving Conditions

-Sled Riding



-Ice Fishing


-Inauguration Day

-Polar Bears


-Groundhog Day

Here are other Close Reading products:

Nonfiction Close Reading- 30 passages

Fall Close Reading- 14 passages

Spring Close Reading- 14 passages

Summer Close Reading- 10 passages


Total Pages
84 pages
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