How Characters Respond to Events and Challenges – 2nd Grade RL.2.3


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File Size: 8 MB
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⭐️These 12 certified Lexile® measured stories and question sets are perfect for teaching, developing, or reinforcing character response skills for RI2.3. Students learn to describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.

⭐️If you do not use Common Core, this packet is still perfect for teaching character response skills. Aligns with many state specific standards, including TEKS and VA SOL.

⭐️Includes standard based questions, anchor charts, and two skills focused test passages. Certified Lexile measured close reading comprehension texts are varied within the second grade band.

Key Features:

✏️Lexile Levels – Each passage contains a certified Lexile measure to make differentiation easy. Passages vary across the 2nd grade Common Core Text Complexity Band (the range for second and third grade is 420L-820L).

✏️Integrated Color Coding – Color coding strategy encourages students to learn how to find and use text evidence in their answers.

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

✏️Scaffolding – Utilizes the Lexile Framework® for Reading and a mix of standard based essay and multiple choice questions to allow educators to scaffold independent work and homework. Also great for centers and interventions.

✏️Highly Engaging – Original stories and custom illustrations are designed to engage students of all levels and interests.

Teachers & Students ❤️LOVE❤️ This Resource:

★ Queen of Class said, “Very helpful and easy to use resource. Very helpful if you need a print and go activity or a quick assessment. Thank you!

★ Samantha R. said, “This is a great resource to help differentiate learning and reading strategies in the classroom.

★ Rachel T. said, “This really helped me teach this benchmark! Thanks!

What’s Included:

1. Characters and Challenges Anchor Chart/Journal Page

2. Practice Passages & Question Sets

  • Madeline and Barry- 460L
  • Martin’s Math Troubles- 490L
  • The Big Game- 500L
  • A Trip to the Toy Store- 550L
  • Milo and Annie- 560L
  • The Big Move- 590L
  • Surviving the Storm- 600L
  • Henry’s Halloween Party- 620L
  • Allie and Her Messy Room- 640L
  • Birthday Party Upset- 720L

3. Assessment Passages & Question Sets

  • School Bus Bully- 500L
  • Saving Robin- 620L

Common Core Kingdom is a Certified Lexile Partner

See more about why certified Lexile measures matter by clicking on the product preview and navigating to the About Lexile Levels page.

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