Inferencing & Explicit Analysis – 7th & 8th Grade – RL.7.1 & RL.8.1

Inferencing & Explicit Analysis – 7th & 8th Grade – RL.7.1 & RL.8.1



Inferencing & Explicit Analysis – 7th & 8th Grade – RL.7.1 & RL.8.1

⭐️These 12 printable Lexile® leveled passages are perfect for teaching, developing, or reinforcing inferencing & explicit analysis skills for 7th grade & 8th grade. Aligned to RL.7.1 & RL.8.1, students learn how to cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.


⭐️If you do not use Common Core, this packet is still perfect for teaching inferencing & explicit analysis to 7th & 8th grade students.


⭐️Includes standard based questions, anchor charts, and two skills focused test passages. Certified Lexile measured close reading comprehension texts are varied within the seventh grade and eighth grade text complexity band.



✏️Lexile Levels – Each passage contains a certified Lexile measure to make differentiation easy. Passages vary across the 7th & 8th grade Common Core Text Complexity Band (the range for sixth through eighth grade is 925L to 1185L).


✏️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 EngagingContains original passages with high-quality images designed to engage students of all levels and interests.


What’s Included:

  1. Inferencing & Explicit Analysis Anchor Chart
  2. Inferencing & Explicit Analysis Practice Work
  3. Antiquing (930L)
  4. Cool Doc Stevens (950L)
  5. The Flirting Game (960L)
  6. A Midnight Dig (980L)
  7. Search (980L)
  8. An Unexpected Gift (1010L)
  9. Mansion Secrets (1030L)
  10. A Purpose (1070L)
  11. Aware (1110L)
  12. A Genius Strategy (1110L)
  13. Test
  • Enjoy Your Day (990L)
  • The Truth About Pyramids (1080L)


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