So many students skim or even skip headings when they read nonfiction text. These engaging task cards help students to practice actively using headings to predict and categorize information as well as identify the topic of a nonfiction text! Use this low-prep, rigorous task card set for centers, test prep, morning work, and more!
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18 printer-friendly task cards
colorful digital version of the task cards (hosted on Boom Learning)
student recording sheet
directions for preparation and use
Standards: 2017 English SOL 4.6 and 5.6.
Recommended Grade Levels: 4, 5
Number of Pages: 9
What Teachers Are Saying:
"This resource is amazing for teaching nonfiction text features, specifically headings! Sometimes students have difficulty understanding how headings help them understand the text. With this resource, students actively use headings to predict and categorize information. I used these cards kind of like a "scoot" game, and the kids loved it! Thank you for a helpful and amazing resource!" - L. S. J.
"LOVE this resource! My students were able to identify headings easily, but using headings to categorize information was difficult. This resource gave them the practice they needed!" - Sarah
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