These comprehension passages are great to find out if your third grade, fourth and fifth grade students comprehend what they are reading in Non-Fiction. I created these You can challenge your readers with these 5 original NON-FICTION comprehension passages. These passages are great to use over the summertime, to keep student's practicing reading.
I have found when we practice similar skills over weeks, my readers seem to understand better. You can pick from 5 original passages to challenge your class.
Show your students how to use context clues, make predictions, find the main idea use text evidence and text features, author's purpose and more. These reading passages will help you to see skills your readers may struggle with. These passages are long enough for independent work, but you can also use in a small group setting, or for homework. I have used these passages in my classroom and with tutoring students to review for major tests and State test prep.
With each passage, there is a multiple choice and short answer option available. The answer key is included for easy grading.
If you like these, I have additional passages in my store.
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