Close reading passages

Improve reading comprehension with these engaging close reading passages. Dive into the text and develop critical thinking skills with our top selection of passages.

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Janine Henry
Close Reading, 6th Grade Reading, English, Workshop, Reading, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension Activities, Elementary Reading, Reading Comprehension Passages

Close reading is a strategy where students read a passage multiple times in order to gain a deeper understanding of the text. When I first attacked close reading with my students, there was a lot of complaining. Here are 6 ways to make close reading meaningful and engaging.

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