Close Reading Comprehension Passages Print and Digital

A file or printable companion for Boom Cards

by Rachel Lynette

Price: 2498 points or $24.98 USD


Grades: 3,4,5

Description: WHAT’S INCLUDED: PRINT: 60 printable passages with comprehension questions (Each with 2 levels! 120 passages total.) Teacher answer keys Student annotation guide 3 graphic organizers to use with the 5 included paired passages DIGITAL: Google Slides DIFFERENTIATION OPTIONS: Digital or Print Optional Audio Support 2 reading levels for each passage! Digital Passage Tracker and Skill Finder There are 60 passages, each presented at two reading levels (grades 3-4 and 4-5) for a total of 120 passages. The passages are a mix of high-interest and curriculum-based topics and include informational text, literature, and poetry. The included text-dependent questions address a variety of close reading skills. The Show What You Know, text-dependent questions are identical for both reading levels. This allows you to discuss the passages altogether, even if you have students using different reading levels. Note that some questions may be challenging for third-grade students, especially near the start of the year. Audio support is included through links or QR codes. These are recordings created with the most advanced AI text to talk technology on the market for a natural human-like sound. You can click here for an example of what the audio sounds like. Within the 60 passages, there are five sets of paired passages. The paired passages appear adjacent to each other and address a similar topic for comparing and contrasting.