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Two Non-Fiction Close Reading Comprehension Books | 5th Grade & 6th Grade

Two Non-Fiction Close Reading Comprehension Books | 5th Grade & 6th Grade

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Twenty close reading passages, or reading comprehension passages. Each activity comes with an informational text, comprehension and grammar questions, an extension task, a wordsearch activity and a crossword puzzle. The close reading worksheets require NO PREP and are perfect for students in fifth grade or sixth grade.

Volume 1 contains the following activities:

1 – Mount Everest

2 – Children of the Industrial Revolution

3 – Roswell

4 – William Shakespeare’s Macbeth

5 – The Transatlantic Slave Trade

6 – The Great Plague

7 – Martin Luther King

8 – Abraham Lincoln

9 – Ancient Olympic Games

10 – Mars – The Red Planet

Volume 2 contains the following activities:

1 – The Moon Landing

2 – Nelson Mandela

3 – The California Gold Rush

4 – Marie Curie

5 – Barack Obama

6 – The Great Depression

7 – Mahatma Gandhi

8 – William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet

9 – Serena Williams

10 – Cleopatra

Included in each PDF printable activity:

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


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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