16 sets of paired passages (32 informational passages total) to help students compare texts on the same topic or event. Each card includes two passages with an overall main idea and also an individual focus to each passage.$
This FREEBIE includes TWO original 4th/5th grade leveled reading passages and close reading activities perfectly aligned to Common Core Standards RI.4.6 and RI.5.6 (Compare and contrast the point of view from which different stories are narrated).This is a sample from my much larger and comprehensive products with FIFTY original passages and close reading activities perfectly aligned to the Common Core Standards.
These FREE paired texts allow your students to compare and contrast Cam Newton and Russell Wilson, two of the best young quarterbacks in the NFL. Your students will also learn the importance of hard work and overcoming adversity in these texts as well.
Freebie! This resource contains a lesson for both reading and writing workshops on comparing facts from two nonfiction texts. It also includes a printable graphic organizer and thinkmark for assessment.
Paired Texts targets reading comprehension with two different texts, (both fiction) on the same themed topic. This 82 page paired text packet has 8 passages (4 sets of paired texts) including folktales from around the world which give students practice with compare and contrast, theme, and more! There are vocabulary practice pages, and double sided paired text worksheets to refer to both texts. Plus 3 writing prompts (narrative, expository and persuasive) for each set. (TpT Resource)