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5th Grade Reading Passages

Below you'll find 5th grade reading comprehension passages along with questions and answers and vocabulary activities. These printable 5th grade practice activities are helpful for struggling readers or students who just need extra comprehension practice!

(251) Results for 5th Grade Reading Passages

Charlie Meets His Match

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

A lone chipmunk was settling in for the winter when ...

717 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, Figurative Language

Biography: Dorothea Lynde Dix

by Mary Stoyell Stimpson from The Child's Book of American Biography

Dorothea Dix was an 18th century activist for the me...

957 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, Context Clues, Main / Central Idea, Summary

The Gold Rush: Rise of the Golden State

by RV Staff Writer J.C.H.

Gold! That was the cry in 1849 as the world began to...

453 Words, 5th-8th Grades, Context Clues, Summary

Secrets

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Fourteen passage: Much of Louisa May Alcott'...

543 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, Theme

Letters

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Sixteen passage: Louisa May Alcott's "Little...

782 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Context Clues, Story Elements, Summary

The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

by Mark Twain

No one could "spin a yarn" like Samuel Clements, aka...

422 Words, 5th-7th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues

Little Faithful

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Seventeen passage: "Little Women" chronicle...

1,097 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, Theme

Lunch Bag Surprise

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

When Jacob finds strange objects in his school lunch...

716 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, Summary

The Landing

by Lewis Carroll from The Hunting of the Snark

Fit the First passage: Lewis Carroll's "The Hunting ...

537 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Context Clues, Figurative Language, Summary

Trouble at Workbench 19

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

Snowdrop the Elf oversees Santa’s toy workshop and k...

723 Words, 3rd-6th Grades, Character Traits, Story Elements, Summary