This product is a reading comprehension based on the OLD South Carolina Science Standards for 5th Grade standard 5-3.4. The standards Support Document of essential student knowledge is typed in paragraph form with basic comprehension questions. The topics covered include Beaches, Barrier Islands, Estuaries, and Inlets. It can be used as a reading comprehension, shared text, review sheet, or independent practice. **See my FREE product on Mixtures and Solutions as a sample reading comprehension.