2nd-4th Grade Homeschool Common Core Aligned or write your own standards
77 Pages w/ Comprehension Worksheets & Answer Keys PDFs &/Or Google Classroom/Slides
In this unit you will find 9 original Insect Themed Passages. Each text has FIVE corresponding activity worksheets. Making usable for Common Core homework. Common Core Aligned. Full Answer Key is included!
2. Fly Away
4. Worker Bee
5. Butterflies and Moths
6. Dragonflies and Damselflies
7. Grasshoppers or Locusts
9. Preying Mantis
Each text has THREE pages of text dependent questions aligned to Common Core categories. Students must cite text evidence to answer the text based questions. Each passage also comes with one graphic organizer and one opinion/creative/text based writing sheet.
Each text addresses at least five Common Core Third Grade Standards.
Because each passage has FIVE corresponding pages— you can utilize this unit for weekly homework. It could come out to 9 weeks of homework. Or you could use some for close reads and others for homework!
Standards are printed on each page. Each response page for each passage is corrugated by Form A, Form B, Form C and then there’s the graphic organizer. The Form A,B,C are on the bottom right of each page.
The description for the larger unit that this unit is inside of is below. Take a look at the product description for the larger unit below or click here to access it for more of a look at these passages.
This Insect Unit can be used to assess RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.7, RI.3.8.
The three pages of TDQs are organized by category.
Form A is Key Ideas and Details: RI.1, RI.2, RI.3
Form B is Craft and Structure: RI.4, RI.5, RI.6
Form C is Integration of Knowledge and Ideas: RI.7, RI.8
This non-fiction/ informational text unit can be utilized for standards based grading. The text dependent questions challenge and enrich.