This novel study includes two comprehensive units with comprehension questions. One unit includes constructed response questions that focus on critical verbs for academic success, the other consists of multiple choice questions that can be used for independent work or as an assessment. This unit also features three writing modules: a short research report on Tornadoes, a compare and contrast, and summarizing. Additionally, there are graphing and math applications, a web quest, and engineering challenges. This unit can serve as an encompassing literature and STEM unit if you wish. NGSS Standards are listed in product Teacher Notes. Pages and activities are in separate files so they are easy to prep and can be uploaded to a Google drive.