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Compare and Contrast Worksheets - Neil Armstrong vs. Amelia Earhart

  • Updated

    Updated:  07 Aug 2023

Compare and contrast Neil Armstrong and Amelia Earhart with differentiated reading comprehension worksheets.

  • Editable

    Editable:  Google Slides

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    Non-Editable:  PDF

  • Pages

    Pages:  1 Page

  • Curriculum
  • Years

    Years:  3 - 5

teaching resource

Compare and Contrast Worksheets - Neil Armstrong vs. Amelia Earhart

  • Updated

    Updated:  07 Aug 2023

Compare and contrast Neil Armstrong and Amelia Earhart with differentiated reading comprehension worksheets.

  • Editable

    Editable:  Google Slides

  • Non-Editable

    Non-Editable:  PDF

  • Pages

    Pages:  1 Page

  • Curriculum
  • Years

    Years:  3 - 5

Compare and contrast Neil Armstrong and Amelia Earhart with differentiated reading comprehension worksheets.

How to Differentiate a Reading Passage…We’ve Got You Covered!

What are the best differentiation strategies for reading comprehension? Experts have many opinions on the subject, but one truth is clear: students need accessible materials and lots of practice. Differentiated texts are your best bet to reach learners of different abilities. This grouping of materials provides differentiated materials for comparing and contrasting Neil Armstrong and Amelia Earhart.

The differentiated resources offered in this downloadable resource come in two levels – on and below level. Visually, the levelled texts are almost identical, which is what you want when looking for differentiated instruction for struggling readers. Each set of paired passages is accompanied by a compare and contrast cut and sort activity and a structured writing template for producing a compare and contrast paragraph.

This set of Neil Armstrong vs. Amelia Earhart resources focuses on the following skills:

  • Comparing and Contrasting (Passages)
  • Identifying facts and details 
  • Organizing and recording information (Cut and Sort Table)
  • Writing an Informative paragraph (Sentence Frames Provided)

An answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy!  

Differentiated Reading Comprehension Options

In addition to independent student work time, use this worksheet as an activity for:

  • Differentiated small group reading lessons
  • Lesson warm-up
  • Lesson wrap-up
  • Fast finishers 

Easily Download & Print

Use the dropdown icon on the Download button to download the PDF version of this resource. 

Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete. 

Additionally, project the worksheet onto a screen and work through it as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks.


This resource was created by Kiri Sowers, a Teach Starter Collaborator.

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