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All Comprehension Exercises

 
These printables are two-page ./pdfs. The first page is a relevant reading comprehension passage about a topic of interest. The second page is a list of eight or ten multiple choice questions for the passage designed to mirror those that might be found on state mandated standardized tests. Answer sheets are also available.
Printable Reading Comprehension | Answers
Grade 2 and up
  1. Woodpeckers
  2. Hummingbirds
  3. Bald Eagle
  4. Money
  5. What is a Bank?
  6. The Color Green
  7. The United States
  8. The Star-Spangled Banner (NEW)
  9. Dolphins (NEW)
  10. Spiders (NEW)
  11. Blue Whale (NEW)
  12. Star Spangled Banner (NEW)
  13. Beale Street Blues (NEW)
  14. Mt. Rushmore (NEW)
  15. St. Augustine, Florida (NEW)
Grade 3 and up
  1. American Revolution (NEW!)
  2. Benjamin Franklin
  3. Buffalo of the Great Plains
  4. Butterflies
  5. Dallas Cowboys (NEW)
  6. Christopher Columbus
  7. Crickets
  8. Harriet Tubman (NEW)
  9. Rainbows (NEW)
  10. Raisins (NEW)
  11. Silk Road
Grade 4 +
  1. Alexander Graham Bell (NEW)
  2. Amazon Rainforest
  3. Arctic Fox (NEW)
  4. Baltimore Oriole (NEW)
  5. Belle Boyd – A Confederate spy
  6. California Condor(NEW)
  7. Castles(NEW)
  8. Christoper Columbus
  9. Connecticut Colony
  10. Egyptian Pyramids (NEW)
  11. Galaxies (NEW)
  12. George Washington
  13. Georgia Colony
  14. Harriet Tubman
  15. House of Burgesses (NEW)
  16. Iroquois Nation (NEW)
  17. Jacques Cartier
  18. James Madison
  19. Jupiter
  20. Amelia Earhart (NEW)
  21. Loggerhead Sea Turtle
  22. Maryland Colony
  23. Mars (NEW)
  24. Massachusetts Colony
  25. Mexico
  26. Meteors (NEW)
  27. Narwhal (NEW)
  28. New Jersey Colony
  29. New York Colony (NEW)
  30. North Carolina Colony
  31. Palace of Versailles (France) (NEW)
  32. Penguins
  33. Pennsylvania Colony
  34. Peregrine Falcon (NEW)
  35. Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius (NEW)
  36. Ponce de Leon
  37. Robert Sieur de la Salle
  38. Sacagawea
  39. Sharks
  40. Spiders(NEW)
  41. Susan B. Anthony
  42. Trail of Tears(NEW)
  43. Venus
  44. Washington D.C. (NEW)
Grades 5 and up
  1. Abe Lincoln’s Childhood
  2. Abe Lincoln (Middle Years 1)
  3. Abe Lincoln (Middle Years 2)
  4. Abe Lincoln (Middle Years 3)
  5. Abe Lincoln (President 1)
  6. Abe Lincoln (President 2)
  7. Abe Lincoln (President 3)
  8. Abe Lincoln (President 4)
  9. Age of Exploration
  10. Amelia Earhart (NEW)
  11. Battle of Fort Sumter
  12. Battle of the Ironclads
  13. Battles of Lexington and Concord
  14. Battles in New York City
  15. Battle of Saratoga
  16. Battle of Shiloh Church
  17. Battle of Trenton
  18. Benedict Arnold
  19. Boston Massacre
  20. Boston Tea Party & Intolerable Act
  21. Cherokee Nation (NEW)
  22. Christopher Columbus
  23. Civil War
  24. Dallas Cowboys (NEW)
  25. Declaration of Independence
  26. Delaware Colony
  27. First Battle of Bull Run
  28. Fort Ticonderoga
  29. Jackie Robinson
  30. Jamestown (Virginia Colony 1)
  31. Jamestown (Virginia Colony 2)
  32. Jamestown (Virginia Colony 3)
  33. John Hancock
  34. Plymouth Colony
  35. Rhode Island Colony
  36. Siege at Yorktown
  37. Sioux (Lakota) Nation (NEW)
  38. South Carolina Colony
  39. Thomas Jefferson
  40. Thomas Paine & Common Sense
  41. Winter at Valley Forge

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Teachers and Parents: Teachers, these sheets can be printed for use in your classrooms, or, as homework. All other uses require prior permission. Please e-mail me if you should have questions.