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Behind the Pen

Connect with what you read to better understand its purpose and meaning.

Jumpstart Reading Informational: Key Ideas and Details; Speaking & Listening, Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity: Comprehension and Collaboration; Reading Literature: Range of Reading and Complexity of Text; Reading Foundational Skills: Fluency
CCSS 5.RI.1-3; 5.RI.8; 5.RI.10; 5.SL.2; 5.RL.10; 5.RF.4.a

Resource Subject
1 Author's Purpose: Easy as PIE Reading
2 What's the Main Idea? Reading
3 Making Inferences from Context Reading
4 Text to Self Connections Reading
5 Text to World Connections Reading
6 Sequence and Summary in Long Passages Reading
7 Summarizing Nonfiction Passages Reading

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