Reading Comprehension

different and the same

Inference and analysis, Verbal reasoning, ELA K-2, ELA Kindergarten, ELA 1st Grade

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Reading Comprehension

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one different illustrated ostrich among many the same

Overview                 

Some things are the same. Some things are different. It's an important skill to be able to tell the difference, and part of a solid reading comprehension skillset.

Download our Different and the same activity below for reading comprehension practice.

Look at the picture. Which flowers are different? How are they different? Which flowers are the same? How are they the same? Circle all the flowers that are the same. 



Common Core Alignment: 

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.K.5.A Sort common objects into categories (e.g., shapes, foods) to gain a sense of the concepts the categories represent.

Activities

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Deep Dive

Read our report on the Science of Reading. Research-based reading instruction must incorporate the 5 pillars of reading: phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. 

This report provides an easy to understand overview of each of these pillars and explains the important connection between how the brain learns to read (the Neuroscience of Reading) and how we teach children to read (The Science of Reading Instruction). It also explains why helping children build connections between letters and sounds, through phonics and phonemic awareness, is so crucial for the developing reading mind. This report is perfect for sharing with colleagues, friends, and to Google Classroom!

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