An effective set of text dependent questions delves systematically into a text to guide students in extracting the key meanings or ideas found there. While there is no set process for generating a complete and coherent body of text dependent questions for a text, the following is a good guide that can serve to generate a c ore series of questions for close reading of any given text.
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Achieve the Core: ELA/Literacy Lesson Bank
This library of almost 300 free, teacher-developed Common Core-aligned lessons for grades 3-10 includes lessons for popular stories, nonfiction texts, basal readers, and anthologies. Each lesson has text dependent questions and an answer key! K-2 is coming soon!