(598) Reading Comprehension Passages view all

Father Tree and Little Acorn

by Elizabeth Trach

A little acorn has a long way to go before becoming ...

361 Words, K-1st Grades, Context Clues, Fact and Opinion, Story Elements

Ribbet and Rabbit

by Elizabeth Trach

When a big storm blows into the garden, two small an...

The People Next Door

by Elizabeth Trach

Alex is sad that his best friend moved away. Will th...

Big Dog and Little Dog

by Elizabeth Trach

Big Dog and Little Dog are best friends. Usually Big...

Mommy Goes Back to Work

by Elizabeth Trach

Emma loves to spend the afternoons reading with her ...

331 Words, 1st Grade, Compare and Contrast, Rhythm & Rhyme

Primary Source: The First World Series

by The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colorado), Oct. 15, 1903

It's hard to imagine an October without a World Seri...

391 Words, 5th-9th Grades, Context Clues, Main / Central Idea, Summary

The Golden Age

by James Baldwin from Old Greek Stories

Chapter 2 passage: The Titans ruled over a golden ag...

865 Words, 3rd-6th Grades, Context Clues, Story Elements, Summary

The Fox and the Horse

by The Brothers Grimm from Fairy Tales

The Brothers Grimm, or Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, knew...

497 Words, 1st-3rd Grades, Context Clues, Story Elements, Theme

Block City

by Robert Louis Stevenson from A Child's Garden of Verses

Before there were Lego sets, there were wooden block...

219 Words, 1st-3rd Grades, Rhythm & Rhyme, Story Elements, Summary

The Story of Prometheus: How Fire Was Given to Men

by James Baldwin from Old Greek Stories

Chapter 3 passage: In Greek mythology, Prometheus is...

946 Words, 3rd-6th Grades, Context Clues, Summary, Theme