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Ancient History 2 | Close Reading Comprehension Book Bundle | 5th & 6th Grade

Ancient History 2 | Close Reading Comprehension Book Bundle | 5th & 6th Grade

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A bundle of four close reading books consisting of twenty-two close reading passages about famous events or figures from Ancient China, Ancient India, Ancient Persia and the Ancient Hebrews.

Each individual activity comes with a reading comprehension passage, comprehension and grammar questions followed by extension tasks. The NO PREP informational text worksheets are perfect for students in fifth grade or sixth grade. The resources allow students to learn about the time period whilst developing their comprehension skills.

The four books contain the following activities:

  • An Overview of Ancient China
  • Confucius
  • The First Emperor & the Qin Dynasty
  • The Terracotta Army
  • The Great Wall of China
  • The Silk Road
  • An Overview of Ancient India
  • The Indus Valley Civilization
  • Siddhartha Gautama & the Birth of Buddhism
  • The Birth of Hinduism
  • Ashoka the Great
  • The Taj Mahal
  • An Overview of Ancient Persia
  • Key Advancements of Ancient Persia
  • Cyrus the Great
  • Darius the Great
  • King Xerxes I
  • An Overview of the Ancient Hebrews
  • Abraham & the Birth of Judaism
  • Moses & the Exodus Story
  • King David & King Solomon
  • Jesus of Nazareth


Included in this PDF printable bundle:

  • Twenty-two informational texts
  • Each with a comprehension activity with ten questions
  • Each with grammar questions about the text
  • Each with an extension writing activity
  • Answer sheets for self-assessment or teacher use
  • Each with a crossword puzzle and wordsearch activity


This resource is great for:

  • In class learning
  • Independent work
  • Homework
  • Guided reading sessions
  • Assessment practice
  • Reading interventions
  • Emergency sub plans

The activity requires NO PREP; it has a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers and answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.


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