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Close Reading Checklist
Close Reading Checklist
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Close Reading Checklist
Help students practice close reading of fiction or nonfiction texts with this detailed checklist.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Nonfiction Text Features Checklist
Nonfiction Text Features Checklist
Worksheet
Nonfiction Text Features Checklist
Develop your students’ critical eye with this nonfiction text features checklist! This resource can be used with the Comparing Nonfiction Text Features lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comparing Nonfiction Text Features
Comparing Nonfiction Text Features
Lesson Plan
Comparing Nonfiction Text Features
Not all nonfiction texts on the same topic are created equal! Using this lesson plan, your class will become familiar with nonfiction features by comparing and contrasting texts on a shared topic.
5th grade
Lesson Plan
Basketball: Nonfiction Text
Basketball: Nonfiction Text
Worksheet
Basketball: Nonfiction Text
This sample nonfiction text about basketball helps students to explore author's point of view.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Side-By-Side Nonfiction Text Features
Side-By-Side Nonfiction Text Features
Worksheet
Side-By-Side Nonfiction Text Features
Get to know nonfiction text features! Use this resource with your class to compare nonfiction text features for same-topic selections. This resource goes along with the Comparing Nonfiction Text Features lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing a Nonfiction Summary: Sharks
Writing a Nonfiction Summary: Sharks
Worksheet
Writing a Nonfiction Summary: Sharks
Use this resource to read a nonfiction passage about sharks and write a summary.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mimic Octopus
Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mimic Octopus
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Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mimic Octopus
Practice writing nonfiction summaries as you read and learn about an interesting ocean creature.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mysterious Squid
Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mysterious Squid
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Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mysterious Squid
Learn about a mysterious sea creature as you pick out important information for a nonfiction summary.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Texts
Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Texts
Lesson Plan
Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Texts
Support your EL students in understanding and identifying the main idea and supporting details in a nonfiction text. This can support the lesson Tip of the Iceberg: Nonfiction Summary Details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Glossary: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
Glossary: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
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Glossary: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Connections Between Fiction and Nonfiction
Making Connections Between Fiction and Nonfiction
Worksheet
Making Connections Between Fiction and Nonfiction
Use this organizer to compare facts from a nonfiction text with examples from a novel or short story.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
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Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
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Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
Support discussions about main ideas and summarization with these helpful language frames. This worksheet will help your students organize their thoughts and information from a nonfiction paragraph or text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Inferences in Nonfiction Texts
Making Inferences in Nonfiction Texts
Lesson Plan
Making Inferences in Nonfiction Texts
When students read nonfiction texts, they will need to make inferences using text features and quotes as evidence. Support your students using short texts as practice before diving into more complex materials like textbooks.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Cards: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
Vocabulary Cards: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
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Vocabulary Cards: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Vocabulary Cards: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
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Vocabulary Cards: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Nonfiction Stories: Extinct Birds
Compare and Contrast Nonfiction Stories: Extinct Birds
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Compare and Contrast Nonfiction Stories: Extinct Birds
Comparing and contrasting nonfiction stories is an important skill for fourth and fifth graders. This worksheet gives kids plenty of chance to practice.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Close Reading Annotations
Close Reading Annotations
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Close Reading Annotations
Use this chocolate-themed exercise to introduce your students to close reading with annotations.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Close Reading Activity
Close Reading Activity
Worksheet
Close Reading Activity
This resource helps students comprehend and analyze complex texts, using the 3-reads close reading strategy.
5th grade
Worksheet
Analyzing Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Articles
Analyzing Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Articles
Lesson Plan
Analyzing Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Articles
Nonfiction texts offer a great lens into cause and effect relationships. Use this lesson plan to teach your class to compare cause-and-effect relationships across texts that share a topic.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Tip of the Iceberg: Nonfiction Summary Details
Tip of the Iceberg: Nonfiction Summary Details
Lesson Plan
Tip of the Iceberg: Nonfiction Summary Details
Capture the tip of the iceberg! Use this lesson plan to teach your students to summarize nonfiction texts by noting the “tip of the iceberg,” also known as the main idea. Students will identify and sequence them.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
Lesson Plan
Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Texts
Use this lesson to help your ELs identify and write sentences with cause-and-effect relationships. It can be a stand-alone lesson or used as support for the lesson Analyzing Cause and Effect in Nonfiction Articles.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Informational Text: Close Reading
Informational Text: Close Reading
Lesson Plan
Informational Text: Close Reading
Let's learn about natural disasters. After reading through some informational texts, students will use their close reading skills to answer questions about different types of disasters.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: A Freedom Fighter
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: A Freedom Fighter
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Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: A Freedom Fighter
Young readers will practice synthesizing information from multiple sources on the same topic in this reading comprehension worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Teal Pumpkin Project: Promoting Inclusivity
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.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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