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Black History Close Reading Comprehension Books 1 & 2 | 5th Grade & 6th Grade

Black History Close Reading Comprehension Books 1 & 2 | 5th Grade & 6th Grade

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Two Black History Month books with sixteen close reading passages. Each of the activities come with an informational text, comprehension and grammar questions, an extension task, a crossword puzzle and a wordsearch activity.

The NO PREP informational text activities are perfect for students in fifth grade or sixth grade. The resources allow students to learn about key figures from history whilst developing their comprehension skills.

The books contain the following activities:

  • Martin Luther King
  • Rosa Parks
  • Muhammed Ali
  • Ruby Bridges
  • Jackie Robinson
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Nelson Mandela
  • Barack Obama
  • Amanda Gorman
  • Jesse Owens
  • Wilma Rudolph
  • Kamala Harris
  • Katherine Johnson
  • Mae Jemison
  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Pele

Each of the sixteen PDF printable resources include:

  • An informational text
  • A comprehension activity with eight questions
  • Two grammar questions about the text
  • An extension writing activity
  • A crossword puzzle & wordsearch activity to consolidate learning
  • An answer sheet for self-assessment or teacher use


These resources are great for:

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

The activities require NO PREP; they each have 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 documents.



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