Common Core Mastery Reading Informational Text Gr. 5

Common Core Mastery Reading Informational Text Gr. 5
Item# em-cc-mastery-reading-informational-text-gr5
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Product Description

Provide your fifth grade students with rigorous reading comprehension practice! Close reading, academic vocabulary, comprehension, and writing activities support Common Core learning paths.

The informational texts cover grade-level content-area topics and a range of nonfiction text structures, such as compare and contrast, main idea and details, and cause and effect.

Each of the 10 units presents a grade-appropriate nonfiction article and supporting activities that are easy to scaffold, including the following: · dictionary page with content and academic vocabulary · close reading activity · reading comprehension activity · vocabulary activity · text structure activity

The unit culminates in a text-based writing assignment that can be used as an informal assessment.

Additional teacher support includes: · Common Core State Standards correlations provided for every unit for easy reference · Downloadable home–school connection activities and projects to extend learning at home. · A guided reading level to help identify appropriate texts for students

The informational texts and structures cover:

Science Articles · The Value of Weeds Text Structure: Main Idea and Details · Amazing Ants Text Structure: Main Idea and Details · Gravity in Our Solar System Text Structure: Question and Answer

Social Studies Articles · A Viking Voyage Text Structure: Time Order · Spying During the Revolutionary War Text Structure: Question and Answer · Comparing Education in Two Cultures Text Structure: Compare and Contrast

Geography Article · Earth’s Precious Water Text Structure: Cause and Effect

Biography Articles · Benjamin Banneker: Astronomer, Writer, and Antislavery Activist Text Structure: Question and Answer · Thurgood Marshall: Champion of Equal Rights Text Structure: Cause and Effect