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Seventh Grade Short Story Mini Unit


Seventh Grade Short Story Mini-Unit is a great way to start any literature unit. Suitable from grade seven to ten, this unit reviews literary elements and allows students to practice identifying all important elements.

The unit includes:

❒ a copy of the short story

❒ an anticipation reading guide

❒ a two-page literary element cheat sheet

❒ plot graph

❒ word wall

❒ character trait explanation sheet

❒ characterization activity

❒ writing evaluation (or activity) with an evaluation sheet

❒ a comprehensive answer key for all activities.

18 pages total

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FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON – “Phonics Comprehension Passages: Short Vowel A Freebie”

by Mrs Richard EE Resources
1st – 3rd Grade

This a free sample of my Reading Comprehension and Fluency Passages and Questions: Short Vowels.

These short vowel reading comprehension and fluency passages are designed for the students who can decode basic cvc words but struggle with basic comprehension. The passage has 5 different comprehension pages to help support comprehension and fluency. Each page focuses on a different skill. They are listed below.

Pg 1: Fluency

Pg 2: Comprehension within the Text

Pg 3: Comprehension outside of the Text

Pg 4: Expanding and writing about the Text

Pg 5: Comprehension Check

Some of the specific comprehension skills focused on are:

-Basic Retelling

-Finding Answers within the Text

-Visualizing the Text

-Making Inferences


-Conclusions and Generalizations

Looking for different phonics skill? You may be interested in these packets:


Long Vowels

S Blends


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