Skill-Based Story Cards: Biographies
This dynamic set features captivating, full-color illustrations that spark student interest and offer clues to the story's content. Under each illustration is a short, high-interest reading passage. Skill-based questions featured on the back of each card target specific comprehension skills like-facts, sequence, cause and effect, comparison, vocabulary, locating the answer, conclusion, and inference. Suggestions for extra activities extend learning. Ideal for both large and small groups or as a center activity, this versatile set stores easily in a durable storage box. Cards measure 8.5"x11".
Highlights from the lives of 40 important contemporary and historical figures make these illustrated story cards a great cross-curricular tool! Students discover interesting facts about people like-Oprah Winfrey, Mark Twain, Sacagawea, Rosa Parks, Sally Ride, and Frank Lloyd Wright-through short, high-interest reading passages. Skill-based questions featured on the back of each card target specific comprehension skills. Suggestions for extra activities extend learning. Includes 80 story cards--two each of 40 different stories.
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