A World War 2 close reading activity book with six activities that look into six of the key leaders from World War II. Each activity has an informational text with comprehension and grammar questions followed by an extension task. The NO PREP reading comprehension activities are perfect for students in fifth grade or sixth grade. Students will learn about key leaders whilst developing their comprehension skills.
This book contains the following close reading activities:
1 – Winston Churchill
2 – Adolf Hitler
3 – Franklin D. Roosevelt
4 – Benito Mussolini
5 – Joseph Stalin
6 – Hirohito
Included in this PDF printable resource:
- Six informational texts
- Each with a comprehension activity with ten questions
- Each with grammar questions about the text
- Each with an extension writing activity
- Answer sheets 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.
Created by Creative Primary Literacy