Common Core Work Text (eBook version, PDF) Close Reading

The TestSMART® Common Core Student Work Texts for Close Reading are designed to help students develop close-reading skills appropriate for their grade levels. Each work text includes both literary and informational texts with an emphasis on the critical-thinking skills necessary for Close Reading.

Each work text also includes paired passages that require students to compare and contrast; open-ended and extended-response tasks; and diagrams and graphic organizers to help students organize responses. Conveniently available as an eBook download.