Are your students ready to learn about Context Clues in a new, rigorous way? This is THE resource you need! These paired passages have been thoughtfully created to teach students how to integrate information from two different high-interest passages and apply their context clues reading skills to their reading.
This resource includes both a printable and digital (Google Slides) version!
This set of nonfiction paired passages (two passages total) includes three mini booklets with informational text passages. Prep is easy! Simply print double-sided and fold.
Booklet #1: Story #1 “Blasting Off: Mission to Mars” with annotation guide, Comprehension Questions, Context Clues Tasks
Booklet #2: Story #2 “Out of This World: The Mystery of Black Holes” with annotation guide, Comprehension Questions, Context Clues Tasks
Booklet #3: Paired Passages Context Clues Questions and Activities
This resource is perfect for review, test prep, and teaching paired passages. It is recommended for grades 4+, though it can be completed with many 3rd graders when given assistance.
These are almost completely black and white for easy printing.
Suggested answers included for answers that are not opinion-based.