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Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions for Kids

General Reading Comprehension Passages

Grades 1 and 2
  1. Woodpeckers
  2. Bald Eagle
  3. What is a Bank?
  4. Money
  5. Hummingbirds
  6. The Color Green
  7. The United States
  8. Redwood Trees
  9. Penguins
  10. Blue Whale
  11. Dolphins (NEW)
  12. Spiders (NEW)
  13. Starfish (NEW)
  14. Sand Dollars (NEW)
  15. Cardinals! (NEW)
Grades 3 and up
  1. American Revolution
  2. Buffalo
  3. Butterflies
  4. Christopher Columbus
  5. Crickets
  6. Dallas Cowboys
  7. Harriet Tubman
  8. Rainbows (NEW)
  9. Raisins (NEW)
  10. Sequoyah
  11. Silk Road
  12. The Flu(NEW)
  13. Tyrannosaurus Rex(NEW)

 

Grades 4 and up
  1. Abigail Adams(NEW)
  2. Arctic Fox(NEW)
  3. Alexander Graham Bell
  4. Amazon Rainforest
  5. Baltimore Oriole
  6. Benjamin Franklin
  7. Boston Tea Party
  8. California Condor
  9. Castles
  10. Cherokees
  11. Christopher Columbus
  12. Civil War
  13. Delaware Colony
  14. Egyptian Pyramids
  15. France
  16. French and Indian War
  17. Galaxies
  18. George Washington
  19. Georgia Colony
  20. Harriet Tubman
  21. House of Burgesses
  22. Iroquois
  23. James Madison
  24. Justin Bieber (NEW)
  25. Lewis and Clark
  26. Mars
  27. Maryland Colony
  28. Meteors
  29. Narwhal(NEW)
  30. New Jersey Colony
  31. New York (New Amsterdam) Colony
  32. North Carolina Colony
  33. Peregrine Falcon
  34. Penguins
  35. Pennsylvania Colony
  36. Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius
  37. Ponce de Leon
  38. Reptiles
  39. Rhode Island Colony
  40. Sacagawea
  41. Sioux (Lakota)
  42. Sharks
  43. Spiders (NEW)
  44. Susan B. Anthony
  45. Thomas Jefferson
  46. Trail of Tears
  47. Tyrannosaurus Rex (NEW)
  48. United Kingdom
Grade 5 +
  1. Age of Exploration
  2. Amelia Earhart
  3. American Revolution
  4. Assassination of Abe Lincoln
  5. Lincoln’s Childhood
  6. Abraham Lincoln’s Middle Years (page 1)
  7. Abraham Lincoln’s Middle Years (page 2)
  8. Abraham Lincoln’s Middle Years (page 3)
  9. Abraham Lincoln as President (page 1)
  10. Abraham Lincoln as President (page 2)
  11. Abraham Lincoln as President (page 3
  12. Abraham Lincoln as President (page 4)
  13. Arizona Cardinals
  14. Atlanta Falcons
  15. Auroras(NEW)
  16. Baltimore Ravens
  17. Babe Ruth
  18. Battles of Lexington & Conc.
  19. Battles in New York City
  20. Battle of Saratoga
  21. Battle of Trenton
  22. Benjamin Franklin
  23. Bill Gates
  24. Boston Massacre
  25. Buffalo Bills
  26. Carolina Panthers
  27. Chicago Bears
  28. Constitutional Convention
  29. Civil War
  30. Dallas Cowboys
  31. Emancipation Proclamation
  32. Florida Manatee
  33. Fort Ticonderoga
  34. Hank Aaron
  35. History of Popcorn
  36. History of Doughnuts (donuts)
  37. History of Jell-O
  38. Hurricanes NEW!
  39. History of Potato Chips
  40. Jackie Robinson
  41. Jamestown (Part 1) NEW
  42. Jamestown (Part 2)NEW
  43. John Hancock
  44. Larry Bird
  45. Legislative Branch
  46. Lightning and Thunder NEW!
  47. Marquis de Lafayette NEW!
  48. Maya Lin
  49. Mary Todd Lincoln
  50. Mickey Mantle
  51. New Orleans Saints NEW!
  52. New York Jets
  53. Penny Debate: Keep it or Get Rid of it? NEW!
  54. Phillis Wheatley
  55. Plymouth Colony
  56. San Diego Chargers
  57. San Francisco 49ers NEW!
  58. Seattle Seahawks
  59. Siege at Yorktown
  60. Thomas Edison
  61. Tim Berners-Lee (Creator of the World Wide Web)
  62. Thomas Paine & Common Sense
  63. Tornadoes NEW!
  64. War of 1812
  65. Washington Redskins
  66. Winter at Valley Forge

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