Reading Informational Texts - Level 8
Nonfiction Passages and Exercises Based on the Common Core State Standards
Intended for Grade 8.
Reading Informational Texts adds challenging nonfiction passages to your curriculum, helping you meet the Common Core State Standards.
Informational texts can be difficult to find and teach — even for seasoned teachers — but the annotated passages in Reading Informational Texts help teachers and students alike by revealing rhetorical techniques, explaining historical context, and clarifying logical arguments.
Your students get the information they need, and you save countless hours of prep time. Plus, Reading Informational Texts Level 8 contains the longest texts in the series, making it great for deep analyses.
Texts in Level 8:
- Chief Tecumseh: Address to William Henry Harrison
- Frederick Douglass: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, Excerpt from Chapter X
- Winston Churchill: "Blood, Toil, Tears, and Sweat"
- NASA: "A Brief History of Animals in Space"
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