Books and Passages

Russia Un-United?


Grade: 7
Lexile Level: 1140L
Domain: World History
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 is a great extension of our discussion of the Soviet Union in relation to "The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street" and "Golden Kite, Silver Wind."