Compare and Contrast
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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.
A fable is a story with a moral, or lesson, at the end. Aesop, a Greek author in the 6th century B.C.E., is perhaps the most fa...
Lewis Carroll's iconic "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is a journey with little Alice through a fantastical world full of va...
Ella and Madison are twins but they are very different. Ella wants to spend the morning styling hair and Madison wants to spend...
Madison has a hard time concentrating in class until she meets someone who will inspire her to dream big.
Ella creates her very first fashion creation. When she wears the dress to school, the day has a very surprise ending.
While home from school, Jackson explores his brother’s and sisters’ rooms and wonders why his room is so different from theirs.
When Carter comes home from school, his brother has a surprise waiting for him. But will it be a good surprise?
by Elizabeth Trach
When Mom gets sick, Jeremy decides to help around th...
by James Baldwin from Old Greek Stories
Chapter 14, part III passage: One of the most famous...
by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women
Chapter XXXVIII passage: There are many differences ...