Books and Passages

A New World!


Grade: 5
Lexile Level: 840L
Domain: Physical Science, Technology & Engineering
Text Type: Informational
Skill/Strategy: Multi Skill/Strategy


This Passage & Question Set align to the following Common Core Anchor Standards:

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.

Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.

Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.

User Comments

This passage was a great way to support my science teacher as she prepares for the STAAR Science test, yet still working on reading comprehension skills.

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