By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction in the grades 6–8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range. (Standard #: LAFS.6.RI.4.10)

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Original Tutorials

The Pavement Bookworm

Learn how to use evidence from an informational, nonfiction text to support your analysis of what you have read. You will also practice making inferences, or drawing conclusions, from a text.

Subject Area(s): English Language Arts

Grade Level(s): 6

Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial

Robots Come to Life

Learn how to analyze details from a nonfiction informational text in order to identify and write about the central idea.

Subject Area(s): English Language Arts

Grade Level(s): 6

Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial