Your students will absolutely love this informational text structures reading skills review flip book, and you will love the rigor it provides. This is THE resource you need to practice text structures in upper elementary in a meaningful way.
All five informational passages in this resource are related to the same, high-interest informational topic… VOLCANOES! With each passage, readers will learn about a different, related subtopic.
This text structures flip book provides students with a cohesive review of the following reading comprehension skills:
- Compare and Contrast
- Cause and Effect
- Problem and Solution
How can I use and prep this text structures flipbook?
- Flipbook with tabs
- Regular Double-Sided Booklet for easy printing and assembly
- Digital on Google Slides (Full Color)
How does this text structures flipbook resource work?
On the right-hand side of each section, there is a carefully crafted informational text passage. Within each part of the story, there is a specific reading comprehension skill reviewed.
On the left side of each section of the flip book, students complete several skill-related tasks. For example, there is one section that focuses on description, one that focuses on sequence, etc. There is also a comprehension quick check question for each section of the story.
All five parts focus on the same high-interest topic, volcanoes! Students should complete the entire resource over the course of several days. The final task asks them to put all of their reading skills together to write a summary of the information.
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Answer Key Included
A Note on Grade Levels: This resource is suitable for students in grades 3-5. However, please keep in mind that this resource should be completed WITH 3rd graders, scaffolded for 4th graders, and most 5th graders will be able to complete this task independently.