Gardening set


Is there anything more fascinating that putting a tiny seed into a dirt hole and watching it turn into a flower or tree or plant? Students will find these passages about gardens to be equally fascinating. There are good gardens, flower gardens, royal gardens, and garden adventures!

Reading Passages In This Set


The Gardener and the King

Nothing would grow in the King’s garden. No matter who tried, they couldn’t get anything to grow. Finally, the King found a gar...

488 Words, 1st-3rd Grades, Context Clues, Summary, and Theme


Nana’s Garden

by RV staff writer J.C.

Nana gets help from her grandkids to prepare her veg...

591 Words, 2nd-3rd Grades, 420L - 730L, Context Clues and Summary


How Does Your Garden Grow?

Children will learn about how plants grow from a seed to a flowering plant. Children will answer questions about details, seque...

224 Words, K-1st Grades, 0 - 410L, Compare and Contrast, Figurative Language, and Story Elements


The Lilies and The Thistles

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

When some weeds grow in the lily garden, the flowers...

331 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Character Traits, Summary, and Theme


Billy's Big Discovery

Billy loves to play outside, but he is less enthusiastic about doing yard work and other outdoor chores. One day in the garden ...

397 Words, 2nd-3rd Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, and Summary


The P.C. and P.O.

by Louisa May Alcott

Chapter Ten passage: "Little Women" is Louisa May Al...

286 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Character Traits and Context Clues


Sarah Plants a Seed

When the weather gets warm, Sarah's mother loves to spend time in the garden. Sarah wants to help, so she learns how to plant a...

388 Words, 1st-2nd Grades, Context Clues, Story Elements, and Summary