Even struggling readers will find Reading Comprehension Cards Level
Features 2 levels with a total of 400
passages. Appropriate to use with reading groups, small groups,
individual students, in centers, or for assessments. Cards reinforce
10 reading comprehension skills.
Skills in Each Level
Each level devotes 20 passages and companion comprehension questions
to each of the following skills: Context Clues, Cause and Effect,
Details, Main Idea, Story Elements, Sequencing, Predicting Outcomes,
Drawing Conclusions, Summarizing, and Fact and Opinion. Reading
comprehension skills are featured on large activity cards. Cards
feature paragraphs or groups of sentences, followed by questions in
standardized test formats. Cross-curricular fiction and nonfiction
topics for each skill are relevant to "real-world" experiences.
Levels 1 and 2 each contain 200 reading passages. Passages in Level
1 range from 1.0 to 2.9 Spache readability. Level 2 passages range
from 2.5 to 4.0 Spache readability. Passages within each skill
progress in difficulty, based on their readability levels. Each
level is divided into two boxes and features five skills per box.
High-interest topics focus on famous women and men, fascinating
animals, sports, places around the world, disasters, safety, the
world around us (like clouds, planets, space travel), and
"Real-world" topics focus on contemporary issues such as a student
council fundraiser, video games, work ethics, friends, outdoor
activities, celebrations, social issues, peer pressure, family
relationships, & more.
Each Colorful Box Includes
100 leveled passages and questions, suggested activities, and Answer