A World War 2 close reading activity with comprehension and grammar questions followed by an extension task surrounding the outbreak of World War 2 in Europe in 1939. The NO PREP activity is perfect for students in fifth grade or sixth grade. Students will learn key facts about the outbreak of war whilst working on their comprehension skills.
Included in this PDF printable resource:
- An informational text
- A comprehension activity with ten varied questions
- Two grammar questions about the text
- An extension writing activity
- An answer page for self-assessment or teacher use
This resource is great for:
- In class learning
- Independent work
- Guided reading sessions
- Assessment practice
- Reading interventions
- Emergency sub plans
The activity requires NO PREP; it has a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers and answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.
Time allowance to complete:
5 minutes - read through the text individually.
40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)
15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers.
Store: Creative Primary Literacy