3rd Grade Reading Comprehension Passages | Main Idea and Details

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My students really enjoyed using these. I used these as fluency practice for homework, monthly assessments, partner reading, and so much more.
Great resource! I have many students that are working on fluency goals and these have been very helpful. I like questions that go with each passage too.
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  1. In this bundle, you get 10 passages for each grade level, each month along with 10 comprehension questions! That's 480 passages that you will have at your fingertips in four different monthly-themed bundles!120 Practically First Grade Passages120 First Grade Passages120 Second Grade Passages120 Thir
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Need fluency passages for the year? Look no further! This resource includes 12 monthly themed fluency passages for 3rd grade. Each of the ten passages includes six comprehension questions!

Here's What's Inside!

  • Monthly Themed Fluency Passages
  • Recording and Accountability Graph
  • Comprehension Questions
    • Text Dependent and higher level
  • Comprehension Questions (6 per passage)
  • Word Count and Answer Key for Teachers

The Contents:

Ten January Passages

Ten February Passages

Ten March Passages

Ten April Passages

Ten May Passages

Ten June Passages

Ten July Passages

Ten August Passages

Ten September Passages

Ten October Passages

Ten November Passages

Ten December Passages

More Fluency and Reading Comprehension Passages from Education to the Core:

First Grade Passages

Second Grade Passages

Phonics-Based Fluency Passages


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