Elementary reading comprehension in an engaging package
Snow and ice is super nice… when you are reading about it in your cozy classroom! Fun winter facts and great illustration make for reading packets and worksheets that will keep your kids engaged… while they rigorously focus on standards-based comprehension questions.
Keep it fun, keep it focused – that's the key to building great reading habits.
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These informational reading selections about winter include tons of interesting facts. I created each of these original themed selections (8 in all) based on the specific Common Core needs of 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. Each selection is two pages long and includes a two-page worksheet with complete answer key.
Standards-based reading fun
Common Core State Standards include an updated focus on reading informational texts. These selections and worksheets fit perfectly with the standards below. I have included are multiple-choice, short answer and some extended response items.
This reading packet includes selections on:
- Winter sports
- Snow recipes
- Animal adaptations
- Frogs in winter
- Winter in different hemispheres
- Coldest places in the world
- RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.7, RI.3.8, RI.3.9
- RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.5, RI.4.7, RI.4.8, RI.4.9
- RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.5, RI.5.7, RI.5.8, RI.5.9
Have some wintry fun with your kids!