The Big Idea
Provides practice reading informational text including text features such as graphs, tables, time lines, captions, glossaries, and more.
TRY THIS! Writing extension activity for each passage offers students an opportunity to practice different types of writing: persuasive, narrative, informative, etc.
Offers experience with standardized test-taking format
Cut to the Chase
40 High-interest, leveled, non-fiction reading comprehension passages
Aligned to Common Core State Standards
For use with Hot Dots ® pen (not included)
Forty high-interest, non-fiction passages provide experience reading and comprehending informational text – a key skill in the new Common Core State Standards. Texts are cross-curricular and include passages from science, social studies, and math. Each card features a passage on the front and four multiple-choice questions on the back, along with an additional writing activity. For use with the Hot Dots pen (sold separately).