Reading Comprehension Passages - February

Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
4.09 MB   |   76 pages


This reading comprehension passages packet for February includes 4 fiction and 4 nonfiction reading comprehension passages, plus poetry and learning stations--perfect for Presidents Day and close reading comprehension for the month of February. Texts are presented in two Lexile levels to support differentiated instruction. All texts are accompanied by five or six text-dependent questions. All answer keys are included. Much of this packet is included in the preview so you can check out the quality and content before you purchase.


Informational Texts
• Kids on Facebook? 970L and 710L
• The Amazing Polar Bear 920L and 710L
• Super Bowl Sunday 930L and 740L
• Abe Lincoln Saves a Pig 910L and 680L

Fictional Texts
• Cody and the Pony Express (Historical Fiction) 900L and 600L
• George Washington and Nelson (Historical Fiction) 900L and 640L
• Pandora’s Box (Myth) 790L and 620L
• Charles and the Freedom March (Historical Fiction) 920L and 620L

Poems (Questions are presented in both objective and open-ended format)
• Who Has Seen the Wind?
• Dust of Snow
• Fog
• The Land of Nod

Learning Station Activities (February themed)
• Greek and Latin Roots, poster and words in context
• Valentine’s Spelling Practice, activities to use with any spelling list
• Idioms Go Fish, a set of playing cards, or use as match cards to play Concentration
• Task Cards – Identify the Text Structure

All texts are only one page in length, so they are easy to use during one class period, for small group or RtI instruction, or in learning stations.

I have had the honor of writing professionally for The University of Texas at Austin. The texts you will be receiving are of the same quality you would receive from any publisher.


Get the bundle at a huge discount here:

Close Reading Bundle - the Entire Year

To see other months, click here:

September Close Reading
October Close Reading
November Close Reading
December Close Reading
January Close Reading
February Close Reading
March Close Reading
April Close Reading
May Close Reading


Other Reading Comprehension Resources:

Reading Comprehension Bundle
Story Elements
Text Connections - Paired Reading Selections
Main Idea Task Cards in both Objective and Open-Ended format
Sequence Task Cards in both Objective and Open-Ended format
Author’s Purpose Task Cards in both Objective and Open-Ended format
Inference Story Cards
Cause and Effect Task Cards with Quiz


The license you are purchasing is to use this resource only in the classroom of the teacher who purchases it. Please purchase multiple licenses for a discounted price if this is for more than one teacher. Thank you for your honesty and for respecting my work.


Customer Tips:

How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:

Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you’ll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value your feedback greatly as it helps me determine which products are most valuable for your classroom so I can create more for you.

Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and newly published products:

• Look for the green star next to my store logo and click it to become a follower. Voila! You will now be able to view my new publications each time you login to TPT.


Many blessings,

Rose Kasper
Rosie’s Resources
Total Pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Month

Average Ratings

Overall Quality:
25 ratings
Please log in to post a question.
Digital Download
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
Digital Download
Reading Comprehension Passages - February
Reading Comprehension Passages - February
Reading Comprehension Passages - February
Reading Comprehension Passages - February
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up