This RI.1.3 Making Connections unit is packed full of standards-based lesson plans, professionally Lexiled passages, and activities to use while you are teaching the standard RI.1.3. If you are not teaching Common Core, then the first grade pack is still valuable to use when teaching students how find connections between events, individuals, or pieces of information in a text.
*There is now a digital component included in this resource. The passages and graphic organizers are now created in Google Slides. You can get access to the digital versions on page 5 of the PDF. (The lesson plans, small group activities, and assessments are not digitally converted at this time.)*
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In the pack you will receive
- 4 Mini Lessons
- 6 Graphic Organizers
- 6 Lexile leveled Passages (levels listed below)
- 4 Interactive Pieces (for notebook or plain paper)
- 8 Task Cards for Texts
- 1 Summative Assessment with answer key
- Answer Keys for certain lesson plan activities, all passages, and assessment
The reading passages and assessments are now professionally leveled by Lexile.
- What are Whales- 460L
- Zookeepers and Vets- 340L
- Celebrating America- 490L
- Making Brownies- 390L
- Growing Plants- 470L
- The Wright Brothers- 410L
- Assessment Reading #1- 340L
- Assessment Reading #2- 450L
Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.
If you’re interested in using only the digital versions of the passages and graphic organizers, you can buy the 1st Grade Digital bundle here. This only comes with digital versions of the passages and graphic organizers.
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Please keep in mind that the 2nd grade version of this packet is very similar, but some of the passages have a bit more complexity. The activities and worksheets are the same.
This RI.1.3 Making Connections unit purchase is for one single classroom only.
If you’re interested in sharing with other classrooms, make sure to buy the extra licenses here. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at jessica.L.firstname.lastname@example.org.