Books and Passages

They Call Them Apaches

Passage

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/lessons/they_call_them_apaches_890_passage_and_questions.pdf

Grade: 5
Lexile Level: 890L
Domain: Arts, Culture, and Religion, Geography & Societies, U.S. History
Text Type: Informational
Skill/Strategy: Multi Skill/Strategy

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/passages/answer_key/they_call_them_apaches_890_answers.pdf

Grade: 5
Lexile Level: 890L
Domain: Arts, Culture, and Religion, Geography & Societies, U.S. History
Text Type: Informational
Skill/Strategy: Multi Skill/Strategy

Vocabulary

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_11314.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/bundles/node_11315.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/pages/vocabulary_worksheet_2-8.pdf

StepReads™

http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/passages/stepped/they_call_them_apaches_stepread1.pdf
http://www.readworks.org/sites/default/files/passages/stepped/they_call_them_apaches_stepread2.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

I am using them next week for my classes.

Plan to use this to correlate with our Social Studies topic. Thanks for these resources.

plan to use this as a bonus reading for Native American chapter

This passage was easy for the students, but at the same time provides very good information, for students.

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This passage was easy for the students to understand.

This passage is nice and tells students about an Apaches life in the past and today.

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