Zoo Animals - Symbol Supported Reading Comprehension for Special Ed

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Breezy Special Ed
Grade Levels
PreK - 12th
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30 pages
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These passages really helped my struggling readers. Students enjoyed reading about animals and feeling successful. I will continue to use these passages.
I love these activities! They are both engaging enough and simple enough for a great supplemental activity.
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Available digitally for distance learning on Google Slides with interactive pieces (to use in edit mode) or with Easel.

Symbol reading comprehension, designed for non-to-beginning readers, symbol support helps students be more successful at reading!

These ten non-fiction reading passages are all about zoo animals including: elephant, giraffes, penguins, monkeys and more (download the preview to see the entire list). There are 10 different stories along with reading comprehension activities for each included in this packet.

Each topic includes: a short 4 sentence story, a cut and paste cloze (fill in the blank) activity, and a quiz.

Appropriate for all ages!

✎ Do you also want to use this with your students who don't need the symbol support? Add-on the easy reader version without symbols HERE!

✏ Need more symbol supported stories? Check out more visual reading comprehension packs here.


Widget symbols used with permission.

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30 pages
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