4th Grade May Reading Passages Digital Google Slides Version

$5.00

One Time Purchase:

If you need more than 5 licenses, contact us for a bulk discount!

One Time Purchase:

Or pay yearly for $299. Joining Wife Teacher Mommy Club gives you access to EVERY resource in our shop, plus Club exclusives & community support

Differentiate with ease with these four May-themed reading passages. Each of the four topics includes three leveled passages that are relevant for the same answer sheet! Themes include National Alligator Day, the anniversary of the completion of the first transcontinental railroad,  Mother’s Day and National Inventors Month. See the pink tabs below for a detailed description and product preview.

 

Page Count: 27  |   File Type: Google Slides

One Time Purchase:
One Time Purchase:
One Time Purchase:

Description

What makes these 4th Grade Reading Passages so unique?

 

 

Differentiation

This product includes four reading passage topics. Each topic in this set includes three leveled passages (high, medium, and low) for a total of 12 passage options! The passages have been carefully leveled, and the levels are subtly marked with a small icon in the corner. No child will feel left out since the mark is only a small symbol. Because the 3 levels of passages will use the same reading comprehension question page, you can assign each child the page that is most appropriate for their level while still discussing the same topics and questions with the full class. Differentiation made simple! Alternatively, you can always assign the full class the same level.

 

Comprehension Questions

Every passage includes a full page of comprehension questions. The first question on every page will help students activate their background knowledge about the passage topic. This skill helps students make connections and retain what they are learning. This question is followed by comprehension questions from the text (multiple choice and free response). These questions invite students to cite textual evidence for their answers using colored movable clipart, a skill that increases readers’ confidence. Last, there is a deeper thinking question on each question page to encourage critical thinking and hit a variety of grade-level language arts standards. 

 

BONUS! A half-page option is also included for the reading comprehension questions (not pictured) This is a GREAT option if you want to save on paper while printing

 

Monthly Themes

Relevant content sparks students’ interest and increases engagement. Not only do these passages include a variety of nonfiction and fiction stories, but your students will also be excited to study topics like holidays and seasons that are part of their present environment.

 

 

Full Contents of the 4th Grade May Reading Passages Digital Version:

  • A Note To Teacher – Instructions so you’ll know just how to get the most out of these passages
  • Passage Differentiation Information – A guide so you can easily differentiate with this resource
  • Reading Comprehension Information – A key that identifies how icons on the question sheet connect to reading skills, so you can monitor students’ progress on activating background knowledge, comprehending key details, and meeting grade-level standards.
  • Reptile Sighting Passages & Questions – This fiction play-by-play of an encounter with a large reptile explains the factual differences between crocodiles and alligators. Themes: National Alligator Day (May 29)
  • All Aboard! Passages & Questions – A real-life travel guide to Golden Spike National Historical Park. Themes: National Train Day (2nd Saturday in May), National Transportation Week (The week that includes the third Friday in May), Anniversary of the completion of the first transcontinental railroad (May 10)
  • Dap’s Quest Passages & Questions – Vivid imagery envelops this fantasy tale about a lad’s venture to find the ideal Mother’s Day gift. Themes: Mother’s Day
  • Kid Inventors Passages & Questions Did you know the popsicle was invented by a kid? What about the television? This nonfiction account shares the stories of kid inventors and the problems they helped to solve. Themes: National Inventors Month 
  • Answer Key – To make grading and discussions a breeze

 

BEST DEAL: If you’re looking for a resource like this that will last the full year, please check out the 4th Grade Monthly Differentiated Reading Comprehension Passages Year-Long Growing Bundle.

Be sure to check out all of our reading passages

Preview

View the preview for this resource below:

 

Become a Wife Teacher Mommy Club member for just $29.99/month and gain instant access to our entire library of resources AND access to our member-exclusive resources. Learn more about the Club here!

Enter your info below & we'll send The Sub Planning Starter Kit right to your inbox! 

To avoid spam filters, we recommend using your best personal (not school) email address. By signing up you agree to our privacy policy.

"I love this so much that when I lost it on my computer...I tracked it down and downloaded it again!" -Rebecca C. 

 

sub plan starter kit

Enter your info below to immediately download your notes pages to use while you watch the Sub Planning Made Simple video. 

To avoid spam filters, we recommend using your best personal (not school) email address. By signing up you agree to our privacy policy.

Download Your Free Sub Planning Notes!

Enter your info below to immediately download your notes pages to use while you watch The 5 Step Process for Science & Social Studies Research Units 

To avoid spam filters, we recommend using your best personal (not school) email address. By signing up you agree to our privacy policy.

Download Your Free Research Notes!

COOKIES

This site uses cookies.  Read our privacy policy to find out more.