Everything you need to help students work on comparing and contrasting! Students pick a card from the jar and think of ways the two items are the same and different. Next, choose one of the graphic organizers to complete.
Reading Test Prep Task Cards will help your students practice their reading skills and prep for their state reading tests. This free set of 24 cards features 3 task cards each for author's purpose, cause and effect, character traits, compare and contrast, details, inferences, main idea, and word meanings.
After teaching my students the 5 main ways authors organize information separately, my students were ready to look at a variety of texts and determine that different text structures the author used. I started with this baking themed POKE set to see where my students stood when asked to put all 5 text structures together.