This is a 4th/5th grade informational reading passage about the various theories of what happened to the Lost Colony of Roanoke off the coast of North Carolina. There are two written response questions, 5 short answer, and 5 multiple choice questions. There is also an answer key included. This activity can be used as center activity, a review for standard based questions, or during social studies. Learning about the Lost Colony of Roanoke is under the North Carolina Standards for social studies.