Four close reading passages for October:
Why Do Leaves Change Colors?, JK Rowling, and Celebrating Hispanic Heritage, In October, We Wear Pink; nonfiction passages.
Each passage includes three days of response pages with answer sheets; 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, and an extension activity.
Each set of passages, response pages, and extension activity are also available on Google Slides to use for distance learning.
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:
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