⭐️These Lexile® leveled close reading stories are perfect for teaching students figurative language for 2nd grade. Figurative language is when the author uses language beyond its literal meaning, usually to emphasize a point or create imagery. This packet is designed to specifically fit 2nd grade Florida B.E.S.T standards ELA.2.R.3.1.
⭐️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.
- Anchor Charts/ Journal Pages
- Mentor Text: Where Go The Boats?
- I Like to Pretend
- Secrets Unleashed
- Original Stories Included:
- Movie Madness- 490L
- The Lemonade Stand- 610L
- Distracted- 710L
- Nonfiction Passages Included:
- The History of Lacrosse- 640L
- J.K. Rowling- 670L
- Woodland Wreath- 700L
- What Is a Journalist- 790L
- Assessment Passages Included:
- This Is Your Life- (Poem)
- The Best Medicine- 420L