This worksheet can be used for students to compare and contrasts stories they read. 5th grade reading standard 5: Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.
Graphic Organizer for Compare and Contrast I like the idea of a Venn diagram but I prefer having straight lines for students to write. The graphic organizer shown above can be used with any two short stories or texts. To download please visit this post at Artistry of Education. 3-5 compare and contrast graphic organizer Mary Bauer reading strategies
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.$