These worksheets include a vocabulary and a comprehension worksheet that correlate with the ReadWorks.org passage, Homo Sapiens. The questions are FSA style and standards based.
The standards are: R.L.3.4a Use context as a clue to the meanings of a word or phrase.
RL.3.4 Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.
RL.2.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language, such as metaphors and similes.
RL.2.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.
RL.2.5 Explain how a series of chapters, scenes, or stanzas fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama, or poem.
5.RL.2.6 Describe how a narrator’s or speaker’s point of view influences how events are described.