⭐️These 12 printable and digital Lexile® leveled close reading stories and question sets aligned to RL.1.6 are perfect for teaching, developing, or reinforcing 1st grade point of view skills. Google slides version is perfect for Google Classroom integration and distance learning. Aligned to CCSS RL.1.6, first grade students learn how to determine point of view and who is telling a story.
⭐️If you do not use Common Core, this packet is still perfect for teaching point of view skills. Aligns with many state specific standards, including TEKS and VA SOL.
⭐️Includes standard based questions, anchor charts, and two RL.1.6 1st grade point of view skills focused test passages. Certified Lexile measured close reading comprehension texts are varied within the first grade bands.
⭐️The printable PDF and digital versions are both included with this product for classroom and distance learning needs. The digital version is compatible with Google Drive and Google Slides, and can be downloaded from Google Slides into PowerPoint.
✏️Lexile Levels – Each passage contains a certified Lexile measure to make differentiation easy. Passages vary across the 1st grade Common Core 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 passages with custom illustrations designed to engage students of all levels and interests.
★ Jordan T. said, “I love how the lexile number is at the top of the page. It was very well differentiated to fit the needs of all my students. I used this in small groups to review point of view. ”
★ Christine S. said, “This was a fun engaging way to teach point of view. My students really enjoyed the activities and grasped a good understanding of the standard. “
★ Tammy M. said, “Great resource and my students love reading the stories! ”
1. Point of View Anchor Chart
2. Point of View Practice Passages & Question Sets
- Polar Bear Problem- 240L
- The Snowman- 260L
- Surprise Party- 290L
- The Ant and the Grasshopper- 320L
- The Airport- 350L
- Brother Surprise- 420L
- Mission to Mars- 430L
- The Great Fire- 440L
- Inside Out- 490L
- X Marks the Spot- 520L
3. Point of View Assessment Passages & Question Sets
- The Concert- 350L
- Belling the Cat- 420L
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Similar resources are available for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade.