Author’s Opinion – 1st Grade FL ELA.1.R.2.4
⭐️These Lexile® leveled close reading stories are perfect for teaching, developing, or reinforcing Florida B.E.S.T standards 1st grade ELA.1.R.2.4 author’s opinion reading comprehension skills. Printable PDF & Digital Google Slides versions make this resource perfect for classroom and distance learning. Aligned to Florida B.E.S.T standards ELA.1.R.2.4. First grade students learn how to identify the reasons an author gives to support points in a text.
⭐️Includes Lexile leveled passages, standard based questions, anchor charts, and two skills focused test passages. Certified Lexile measured close reading comprehension texts are varied within the first grade band.
⭐️If you do not use Florida Best, a similar packet aligned to RI.1.8 is available.
⭐️This printable and digital resource is compatible with Google Drive and Google Slides.
*This digital version saves paper and is perfect for distance learning, but still requires teachers to correct student responses.
✏️Lexile Levels – Each passage contains a certified Lexile measure to make differentiation easy. Passages vary across the 1st grade Text Complexity Band (the range for first grade is 190L – 530L). *Two passages are below 190L to include beginner readers.
✏️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 – Contains original stories with custom illustrations designed to engage students of all levels and interests.
1.Reasons Anchor Chart
2.No Peas, Please- Mentor Text
3.Going to the Aquarium- 80L
6.School in the 1800s- 300L
8.Kids’ Menus- 360L
9.Mae Jemison- 380L
10.The Benefits of Bubblegum- 390L
11.Cookies Win- 390L
12.Black Rhinoceroses- 410L
- Feed the Birds- 420L
- Benjamin Franklin- 320L
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