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May 9, 2011

DIFFERENTIATED TEEN SPOTLIGHT ARTICLES

Find printable versions of this issue’s article, "Standing Tall After Losing It All," along with Listen & Read audio podcasts, quizzes, and whiteboard-ready printable skills sheets—all at three differentiated Lexile® versions! Click a Lexile® level below to find the right resources for your students.

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VIDEOS AND LINKS FOR THIS ISSUE!

SKILLS SHEETS AND QUIZZES

Online-Only Skills Sheets:
(For the web site address that lists answers to these skills sheets, look at the answer key in your printed Teachers Edition.)

  • Summer Job Word Roots
    SKILL: Word Roots
    BASED ON: “Celebrity Fashion Rainbow,” p. 4
    PRINTABLE PDF


  • All About “Soul Surfer”
    SKILL: Reading-Comprehension Test Prep
    BASED ON: “Soul Surfer,” p. 6
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Word Search
    SKILL: Reading Comp/Vocabulary
    BASED ON: “Standing Tall After Losing It All,” p. 12
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Match the Meaning
    SKILL: Vocabulary Review
    BASED ON: “Standing Tall After Losing It All,” p. 12, and “Dangerous Ground,” p. 16
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Make Your Case
    SKILL: Persuasive Writing
    BASED ON: “Crash Camera,” p. 20
    PRINTABLE PDF

From the Student Edition:

  • Show What You Know
    SKILL: Reading-Comprehension Test Prep
    BASED ON: “Standing Tall After Losing It All,” p. 12
    INTERACTIVE PDF

From the Teaching Guide:

  • You Be the Editor
    SKILL: Proofreading
    BASED ON: Lesson Plan, page T2 in the Teaching Guide
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Growing Words
    SKILL: Word Roots
    BASED ON: “Celebrity Fashion Rainbow,” p. 4
    PRINTABLE PDF

  • Make Connections
    SKILL: Making Personal Connections to a Text
    BASED ON: “Soul Surfer,” p. 6
    PRINTABLE PDF

TEACHING GUIDE

Download this issue’s Teaching Guide here. Answers have been removed to prevent students from accessing them. See page T8 in the printed Teaching Guide for answers and a link to the online answer key.

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