Compare Fiction and Nonfiction – 1st Grade RL.1.5


Total Pages: 29
File Size: 5 MB
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7 paired stories Lexile® leveled close reading stories to help your 1st graders compare and contrast fiction and nonfiction. 1st grade reading comprehension passages with standard based questions, anchor chart, and test passage. All texts are in the first grade Text Complexity Band (the range for 1st grade is 190L-530L).

Certified Lexile levels make differentiation easy. Integrated color coding encourages students to learn how to use text evidence in their answers. Please note, stories are leveled, but poems are not.

Passages are perfect for comprehensive standard based test prep. Included anchor chart and questions make this resource great for lesson modeling. Works perfectly for small groups and guided reading.

Certified Lexile levels and mix of standard based short response and multiple choice questions allows educators to scaffold independent work and homework. Also great for centers and interventions. Original stories and custom illustrations are designed to engage students of all levels and interests.

Table of Contents

  1. Fiction vs. Nonfiction Anchor Chart
  2. Spiders – 330L/Transformed – 380L
  3. Coming to America – 450L/The Statue of Liberty – 530L
  4. Bullying – 480L/Kiran Stands Up – 470L
  5. Holidays – 520L/A Family Kwanzaa – 490L
  6. Buzzy Gets Dizzy – 410L/We Need Bees – 440L
  7. Child Workers – 460L/Martha Goes to Work – 460L
  8. Assessment
  • Beach Day – 370L
  • Plastic is a Problem – 530L

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