Four high-interest passages for close reading and comprehension throughout the month of March. Everything you need is included!
Passage topics include March Madness, St. Patrick’s Day, Women's History Month, and Cesar Chavez.
Each passage includes:
- three days of response pages: day 1 focuses on main idea and details, day 2 focuses on vocabulary and text structure, and day 3 focuses on theme, author craft and inferencing.
- an extension page with links to find out more about the topic and a quick write activity
- digital slide versions for all passages, responses, and extensions.
No prep materials make it easy to implement close reading in your upper elementary classroom.
This set of passages is also part of a close reading bundle that includes passages for each month of the year and more. You can find this bundle here: