Books and Passages

The King Holiday: A Day to...

Passage

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/lessons/the_king_holiday_a_day_to_1300_passage_and_questions.pdf

Grade: 5
Lexile Level: 1300L
Domain: Civics & Government
Text Type: Informational
Skill/Strategy: Multi Skill/Strategy

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/passages/answer_key/the_king_holiday_a_day_to_1300_answers.pdf

Grade: 5
Lexile Level: 1300L
Domain: Civics & Government
Text Type: Informational
Skill/Strategy: Multi Skill/Strategy

Vocabulary

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_14428.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_14498.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_15659.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

Great resource!!!

Awesome stuff; I will be teaching and facilitating this piece with my 5th graders today. Thx bunches

Perfect selection for my GT 5th grade students. It sparked a great conversation as well.

This is a great informational text for my students. Thanks!

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Great passage!

Awesome! Thanks!!

Great for TDQ and close reading! In addition a great content honoring Martin L. King!

Excellent Article. Great quick read and comprehension practice for my Junior High students.

Concise information. Excellent review!

thanks

The King Holiday: A Day to... A wonderful way to pay tribute to Martin Luther King!

Great articles- thank you!