Article of the Week Non-Fiction Articles Bundle #3


Article of the Week Non-Fiction High-Interest Articles Bundle #3 | PDF and Digital Formats: This resource contains 10 high-interest non-fiction articles and reading activities to assist with reading comprehension, standardized test prep (EQAO), and cross-curricular learning. These articles are also great for sub plans.

  • This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom as well as Google Slides formatted lessons for 1:1 schools.

Included Article Topics:

  1. North American Amusement Parks
  2. Crime Scene Investigations
  3. Drones
  4. eSports
  5. Life In Space
  6. Natural Disasters
  7. Popular Desserts Around The World
  8. Smartphone Addiction
  9. The Homework Debate
  10. The Mystery of Big Foot

Resource Includes:

  • 10 high-interest non-fiction articles
  • 7 Reading Strategies graphic organizers
  • 5 Summarizing graphic organizers

Included For Every Article

  • Teacher lesson plan
  • Pre-reading K-W-L chart
  • Non-fiction article (regular and modified text)
  • Mp3 audio file for each article (regular and modified text)
  • 3 Post-reading activities {comprehension questions, grammar questions (2 options: paper and self-grading Google Forms), long answer writing response}
  • Individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom Google Slides formatted lessons for 1:1 schools

Included Graphic Organizers:

7 Summarizing Strategies Graphic Organizers

  • 3,2,1 Chart (2 options)
  • 5 W’s + H
  • GIST
  • Key Ideas
  • Alphabet Summary (2 options)

7 Reading Strategies Graphic Organizers

  • Predictions
  • Connections
  • Questions
  • Author’s Purpose
  • Main Idea
  • Determining Importance
  • Extending Answers

Teacher’s Feedback 

  1. “This was an engaging and well thought out unit. Very user friendly, self explanatory, and students were engaged throughout. Made life so much easier, in a difficult time ! Love these !!!!!!!!!”
  2. “”A great variety of topics to help engage my students. Thank you for the modified texts to help reach my lower readers.”
  3. “Very helpful and interesting to a room full of slightly bored teens!!!”