RL.5.9 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.5.9

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"Compare and contrast stories in the same genre (e.g., mysteries and adventure stories) on their approaches to similar themes and topics."

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Compare the Fairy Tales
Worksheet
Compare the Fairy Tales
Many folk tales share similarities, but are also very different. Can you find the similarities and differences between these two stories?
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Texts: Same Sub-Genre
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Texts: Same Sub-Genre
Use this organizer to dig deep when comparing and contrasting texts within a genre.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comparing Texts: Separate Traits of a Sub-Genre
Worksheet
Comparing Texts: Separate Traits of a Sub-Genre
Deepen your students’ literary comprehension by comparing texts within a genre.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sub-Genre Specific Traits Across Texts
Worksheet
Sub-Genre Specific Traits Across Texts
Practise comparing texts that share a distinctive feature within a genre.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Common Themes Between Fiction Texts
Worksheet
Common Themes Between Fiction Texts
Students will note details of theme between two fiction texts and summarize their analysis.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Using a Chart to Compare Books in a Series
Worksheet
Using a Chart to Compare Books in a Series
This worksheet will enable your readers to examine several books in a series and compare and contrast the main features across the texts.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Movies vs. Text
Lesson plan
Movies vs. Text
Adaptations are often used to retell old stories in new mediums. However, not all adaptations are exactly like their originals. This lesson helps students understand how inclusions and omissions can change a story.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Comparing and Contrasting Book Series
Lesson plan
Comparing and Contrasting Book Series
So many students love to read books in a series but they don't give much thought to what a series really is. In this lesson students discover the two kinds of book series and apply classifying criteria to examples in the library.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Exploring the Features of a Book Series
Lesson plan
Exploring the Features of a Book Series
Students will engage their analytical skills and literacy skills as they compare books within a series. The central activity in this lesson will have students identifying, comparing, and contrasting the shared features of books in a series.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
You Compare Them! Fiction in Sub-Genre
Lesson plan
You Compare Them! Fiction in Sub-Genre
Comparing and contrasting fiction sub-genres encourages young learners to recognise more intricate details in texts. Use this lesson plan to teach your students to compare and contrast traits within a sub-genre.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Fiction Investigations: Topics and Themes Between Texts
Lesson plan
Fiction Investigations: Topics and Themes Between Texts
Students can have a love affair with fiction while details of the genre can go unnoticed! Using this lesson, your students look under the hood of their favorite fiction by analyzing texts across common themes and topics that hook readers.
Year 6
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Head to Head Fiction Reflections
Lesson plan
Head to Head Fiction Reflections
Reading reflection topics like theme, problems, and solutions can be challenging concepts for young readers. Help your students make sense of these literary elements using dynamic organizers that draw comparisons between fiction texts.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

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