Winter Informational Reading Passage - Snowflakes
Winter Informational Reading Passage – Snowflakes

This packet includes an informational article about the science behind the flakes. The passage covers how snowflakes are formed and how they are shaped by the conditions on their path to the ground. It also explains why no two snowflakes are exactly alike. After a close reading of the article, students will answer questions on main ideas, reading comprehension, and vocabulary. A coordinating creative writing prompt will help develop critical thinking skills on the topic.

The reading level is sixth and seventh grade. It is in the Lexile stretch band for fifth grade and the basic level for eighth grade.

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Created: Nov 30, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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