Your students will enjoy learning about the U.S. Constitution with this high-interest US Constitution Reading Unit! Perfect for Constitution Day activities, this resource includes everything you need, including worksheets, for a full week of reading. Fun for students and NO PREP for teachers!
If you have never used Close Reading or even if you are already a pro, this US Constitution reading packet truly is for you! It has everything you need for a complete, successful informational text reading unit.
This US Constitution Reading Unit includes:
- The United States Constitution Informational Passage (2 Differentiated Levels)
- 5 Days of Close Reading Activities
- Text Dependent Questions
- Written Response
- Teacher Guide Sheet
- Annotation Guide (full page and ½ page)
- Printable B/W Pages
- Color, Interactive Digital Slides for Google Classroom
- Answer Keys
September 17th is Constitution Day. This US Constitution Reading packet is perfect for this holiday, a government unit, or any time of year! It has also been a huge hit with many readers.
The digital version of this packet includes ready-made, visually-appealing Google slides for you to share with your class. It includes interactive drag and drop annotation marks and fillable text dependent activities.
The informational passage included in this US Constitution Reading resource is provided in two differentiated reading levels. One is in the fifth-sixth grade reading range, and the other is in the third-fourth grade reading level range. I’ve taken all the guesswork out of differentiating and leveling of passages for you!
This packet is both rigorous and Common-Core aligned. Questions have been carefully crafted to move readers from basic, recall questions to higher-level questions where students must cite evidence from the text to support their answers. There are 5 tasks/activities for the passage, moving from easier tasks to more challenging activities.
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