Nonfiction and Fiction Paired Texts Grade 5
Promote student engagement and improve comprehension skills by teaching students to make connections between fiction and nonfiction texts. This resource provides high-interest passages, multiple-choice questions, and short-answer activities designed to meet the rigor of today's standards. Each assessment motivates students to look for textual evidence when answering questions. All units include writing activities linked to higher-order thinking and questioning skills. The writing ideas are designed to incorporate the skills necessary for excellent writing as well as help assess a student's ability to respond to a written prompt. Correlated to the Common Core State Standards.
Help your student improve comprehension skills and make connections between fiction and nonfiction. Each resource in this series provides grade-level appropriate material with high interest passages as well as multiple choice and short answer questions. Each reproducible book (for one classroom) contains 26 units of 5 pages each that can be used in any order: no necessary progression to follow. The first two pages contain the fiction & nonfiction reading; the last three pages contain activities. These range from comprehension to extension questions. Each includes instructions for using the workbooks, an Answer Key and a chart of correlating standards. As a tapsponder-enabled resource from Teacher Created Resources, teachers have access to real-time, online grading of activities. Correlates to Common Core State Standards, 8 1/2" x 11", 144 pp, sc. ~ Ruth