Have you heard of PQA? It stands for Putting the Questions in the Answers. As we work on getting our students to answer in complete sentences, we teach them that strategy and practice it in everything we do. I’ve struggled to find good, open ended passages and questions that are appropriate for my second graders, so I designed some myself. I have two different ones for free (fiction, and non-fiction. Just click the picture below to come get them for yourself.