Writing About Informational Text Worksheets:
Peregrine Falcons – I never
knew they were the most common prey bird in so many locations.
Reasons and Evidence
– Choose a point the author is trying to make in the text. Write
the reasons and evidence the author uses to support the point.
– Determine if what is presented is a main idea, reason, or evidence.
Monument – What evidence does the author offer directly to support
the assertion that the Washington Monument is one of our nation's
most revered monuments?
The Rain Forest
– Based on the information presented about "the emergent layer",
what can you infer about it? (HINT: Why is it called "emergent"?)