Compare and Contrast
Fact and Opinion
Main / Central Idea
Point of View
Rhythm & Rhyme
Below you'll find 3rd grade reading comprehension passages along with questions and answers and vocabulary activities. These printable3rd grade reading activities include short story excerpts, passages from popular books as well as high-interest information topics.
by Carl Sandburg from The Rootabaga Stories
"The Rootabaga Stories" is a collection of short sto...
by Eleanor Porter from Pollyanna
Chapter V passage: "Pollyanna" was written by Eleano...
by Hans Christian Andersen
Hans Christian Andersen was a famous Danish writer. ...
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote his poem “Paul Reve...
by Frances Hogsdon Burnett from A Little Princess
Chapter VIII passage: Frances Hogsdon Burnett wrote ...
by Edith Nesbit from The Railway Children
Chapter 2 Passage: Edith Nesbit wrote "The Railway C...
by Lewis Carroll from Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland
Chapter IV Passage: Lewis Carroll’s classic novel "A...
by Mary Mapes Dodge from Hans Brinker, or The Silver Skates
American author Mary Mapes Dodge wrote “ Hans Brinke...
by Thornton Burgess from Old Mother West Wind
Thornton Burgess loved nature and liked to write abo...
by Hans Christian Andersen from The Little Mermaid
Hans Christian Andersen was a famous Danish writer o...