Valentine's Day card passage comprehension sheets RI3.1 RI3.3 RI4.1 RI4.3 RI5.1
* Valentine's Day * cards * sequence of events * cause and effect * text-dependent questions * RI 3.1 * RI 3.3 * RI 4.1 * RI 4.3 * RI 5.1 *

This resource includes a three-page informational passage about how Valentine cards originated and how they have changed through the ages. It is written to for grades 3-5 reading levels.
Included are:
~ two pages of text-dependent comprehension questions, requiring the students to go back in the text to find the answers
~ a page where they can cut out dates and events to create a timeline for the evolution of Valentine's Day cards
~ a page with cause and effect situations from the passage for students to look back in the text and complete the chart
~ each printable page has an answer key for easy checking

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Created: Jan 24, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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