Young readers will love this story-filled reading comprehension lesson. It's packed with engaging exercises designed to help students become better at looking for details and annotating passages of text.
How can you *see* what your students are thinking while they read? Try reading response letters in your class. Students will practice formatting letters and learn to discuss their thinking about literature in writing.
Use a student-friendly glossary and sentence frames to learn about wild weather! Scaffolds will help your students answer text-dependent questions. This lesson can be paired with the main Informational Text: Close Reading lesson.
Text dependent questions are reading comprehension questions that can only be answered by referring to the text. Students have to read the text closely and use inferential thinking to determine the answer. Use this list of text dependent questions for you
Teaching fifth grade reading? Simplify your planning process with this library of various engaging resources. From lesson plans on power reading to main idea worksheets and book posters, these resources will help your child learn a skill from start to finish. Pick as many as you want to get your child on the right path. Round out the essential curriculum with some fifth grade math resources.