Do you struggle to find on-level informational texts for your students to read? These Life Cycle Articles come in two formats (two-page with photos and one page with just text) and include QR Codes for additional research via web sites and videos, and a Fact Sheet useful for sorting. These are perfect for second grade and third grade classrooms studying life cycles in science.
Free Text Codes for Reading Passages - What a cute idea! Students work with one reading passage all week coding text, highlighting vocabulary, illustrating, etc. Included in this freebie are the text codes for literature and informational text as well as directions for my reading response homework.
Celebrate Black History Month! --- Nine texts written at four levels. --- Steps for Close Reading Student Cards --- Steps for Close Reading teacher sheet with suggestions for forming questions relevant to this unit. --- Custom text coding chart specific to historical figure informational text. --- Interview sheet for question development --- Student information collection sheet --- Writing response sheet with text supported opinionated response