Books and Passages

The Holocaust

Passage

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/lessons/the_holocaust_1020_passage_and_questions.pdf

Grade: 5
Lexile Level: 1020L
Domain: World History
Text Type: Informational
Skill/Strategy: Multi Skill/Strategy

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/passages/answer_key/the_holocaust_1020_answers.pdf

Grade: 5
Lexile Level: 1020L
Domain: World History
Text Type: Informational
Skill/Strategy: Multi Skill/Strategy

Vocabulary

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_10352.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_13730.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/pages/vocabulary_worksheet_2-8.pdf

Standards

This Passage & Question Set and related Vocabulary materials align to the following Common Core Anchor Standards:

Passage & Question Set
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.1
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.2
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.10

Vocabulary Material
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.4
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.6

Full Standards Descriptions


CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.1
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.2
Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.10
Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.4
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.6
Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when encountering an unknown term important to comprehension or expression.

User Comments

Thank you. This lesson goes great with the novel, "The boy in the Striped Pajamas."

This sheet is great for my students to understand more about the Holocaust. Thanks !!!!

Thanks You ! This Goes along great with my my Night Unit!

I teach US and World History..... there are very few articles available. I would certainly use the site if there was more appropriate information for high school social studies.

Thank you! This goes along great with my Night unit!

thanks! this will totally go with my unit from the boy in the striped pjs.