The 24 Compare and Contrast Task cards (12 fiction, 12 non-fiction) are great to have on hand as an extension activity for early finishers, a remediation activity that can be led by a volunteer or paraprofessional, as a review prior to standardized testing, and to play Scoot. Project the task cards for small group/whole group practice or mini-lessons. Use the included superhero-themed "Scoot" sheet to assess knowledge of Compare/Contrast skills quickly. The Compare and Contrast Practice Sheet can be used as a pre- or post assessment. All answer keys provided. Color and Black/White versions included. Check out the preview here!

This set includes a complimentary set of Boom Learning digital task cards, perfect for distance learning. Please note, Boom Decks live in the cloud, and teachers will need a free account at to access the Boom cards and assign decks to students.

These materials are classroom-tested; to try a sample set of task cards, please download the preview. Please contact me with any questions! Want more Compare and Contrast Task Cards? Check out set #2: Compare and Contrast - Task Cards, Scoot, Assessment

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What is included:

→ How to play Scoot

→ 24 Color task cards

→ 24 b/w task cards

→ Scoot sheet

→ Quick assessment

→ Answer keys

→ Instructions to access your Boom deck


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