Compare & Contrast Fiction – 2nd & 3rd Florida BEST – ELA.2.R.3.3 & ELA.3.R.3.3



Compare & Contrast – 2nd & 3rd Grade – ELA.2.R.3.3/3.R.3.3

⭐️These Lexile® leveled close reading stories are perfect for teaching students to compare & contrast in fiction. Comparing and contrasting is a higher-level skill that requires critical thinking. This packet is designed to specifically fit 2nd & 3rd grade Florida B.E.S.T standard ELA.2.R.3.3/3.R.3.3 but can be used by anyone teaching compare & contrast in fiction.


⭐️Includes Lexile leveled passages, standard based questions, anchor charts, and hands-on cut-and-paste visuals to help students master this skill.



✏️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.


What’s Included:

  1. Anchor Chart / Journal Page
  2. Mentor Texts and Graphic Organizers
  3. Little Red Riding Hood (480L) / The Wolf and the Seven Kids (530L)
  4. Boy-man (580L) / The Mouse and the Sun (530L)
  5. Hansel and Gretel (610L) / The Baba Yaga (600L)
  6. The Lambkin (540L) / The Story of the Three Little Pigs (540L)
  7. Cinderella (550L) / Tattercoats (600)
  8. The Merry Wives (660L) / The Emperor’s New Clothes (630L)
  9. Test
  • Snowdrop (520L) / Gold-Tree and Silver-Tree (550L)


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