Discovering a Text

This activity will help students discover text features in non-fiction texts. When students think about text features, they can begin to understand their importance and use them to help with reading comprehension.

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Literacy Standards In Action

We've mapped our literacy lessons and reading, speaking, and writing skills to state standards, Common Core, and NGSS. The standards are "the what" to teach. Our lessons are "the how" to meet the expectations defined by the standards. Click on the links below to view our quick reference table that maps standards to literacy lessons.

R3
Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
R5
Analyze the structure of texts, including how specific sentences, paragraphs, and large portions of the text relate to each other and the whole.
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