Why are rivers important to people?
Close Reading Pack, Grade 5, Informational Text
In this Close Reading Pack, students read informational text about famous rivers and how they are connected to people. Students must read closely to understand the story and to locate evidence to support their answer to the Key Question.
The Yellow: China's Mother River
The Nile: Egypt's Valley of Life
The Amazon: World's Biggest River
The Mississippi: Father of Waters
The Tigris and Euphrates: The Land Between the Rivers