RI.5.8 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.8

:
"Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s)."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
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Author's Claim, Reasons, and Evidence
In this activity, your class will examine nonfiction texts to determine an author's point, a supporting reason and two points of supporting evidence.
5th grade
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Should I Recycle This?: Nonfiction Text
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Should I Recycle This?: Nonfiction Text
This informational text about a topic relevant to students can be used to help explain author’s claims and the reasons used to support them.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Comprehension Cards
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Comprehension Cards
These printable cards give students the chance to practice using supporting evidence to identify an author’s claims.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Facts, Opinions, and Related Ideas
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Facts, Opinions, and Related Ideas
See a fact? How about an opinion? Dig into texts with your students to connect facts and opinions to their related topic. This resource goes along with the Find ’Em and Quote ‘Em! Fact and Opinions lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Fact vs. Opinion Checklist
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Fact vs. Opinion Checklist
Fact? Opinion? Use this crafty checklist with your students to identify and sort facts and opinions using context clues.This resource goes along with the Find ’Em and Quote ‘Em! Fact and Opinions lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Match Author's Point with Evidence
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Vocabulary Cards: Match Author's Point with Evidence
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Match Author's Point with Evidence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: Match Author's Point with Evidence
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Glossary: Match Author's Point with Evidence
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Match Author's Point with Evidence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Fact & Opinion Adjectives
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Fact & Opinion Adjectives
Students will use an adjective word bank to help them identify statements of fact and opinion.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Teal Pumpkin Project: Promoting Inclusivity
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The Teal Pumpkin Project: Promoting Inclusivity
This Halloween-themed worksheet is designed to help students understand the goal of the Teal Pumpkin Project while also providing practice reading nonfiction and citing evidence in nonfiction texts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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