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  • Students cut out animals and place them on a numbered place on a path leading to the mitten. Based on the Jan Brett illustrated book.
  • Blaney was a beautiful blue frog...until she started turning purple. A simple and imaginative reading comprehension.
  • "Whoo-oo will be my best friend?” A cute reading comprehension for elementary students, or a story to read to primary students.
  • “Can we look at the stars before bed?” Pat asked. An realistic fiction reading comprehension.
  • This 1 page realistic fiction selection is about how "Amy went to the pond with her little brother Mike" and collected some frog eggs to take home and watch the transformation of pollywogs to frogs. It is followed by 5 multiple choice questions and 4 questions that require brief written responses.
  • Alexis's family is going to Hawaii and she is terrified of coral snakes. Multiple choice and short response questions; highlighted dolch words level 1; crossword created with abcteach tools.
  • A ten page set of activities for the James Marshall book, "Fox on the Job," that includes true/false and completion questions, word unscramble, writing and drawing prompt, plus a crossword puzzle and word search.
  • "I have a friend. Her name is Kim." Short and easy reading comprehension.
  • "We have a new house. It is in a different neighborhood in our city." A realistic reading comprehension for beginning readers.
  • Billy Bunny's mother teaches him to write his name, and Billy discovers that learning is fun!
  • Students read a typical birthday invitation and then answer questions to test their comprehension. A good life skills lesson.
  • "Ollie can’t see! Give him a pair of green eyes". This activity, which can be used with the "Ollie the Owl" reading comprehension, works as a cut/color/paste activity or a simple coloring activity, depending on student ability and interest.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction story about a boy whose cat steals a special fish. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 4 questions requiring short written responses.
  • Eight pages of activities based on the Ukranian folktale, The Mitten. Includes completion questions, true/false, writing and drawing prompts, and short answer questions, story mapping, a crossword and a word search puzzle.
  • "Dad and I bought Mom an ice cream cake!" A short realistic fiction reading comprehension.
  • An early reader, with missing words and a word search.
  • Students read a happy/sad story, then show how they would feel in various situation. A good introduction for a "feelings" lesson.
  • "Good Friends" is a 1 page realistic fiction article about the friendship between a cowboy and a dog. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 4 short written response questions.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction piece,"A Hungry Shark" is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring short written responses.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction story about a girl who loves butterflies is followed by 4 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring brief written responses.
  • "Aunt Jane said Kimmie could only go if she had sunscreen and a hat." A realistic fiction story about choosing a perfect beach hat.
  • Realistic fiction story is followed by 5 multiple choice questions and 3 questions requiring brief written responses. Add to the lesson by asking students to write "What happens next?"
  • A nice Mother's Day reading comprehension for primary students (and a nice lead-in for school Mother's Day projects).
  • "His name was Buzz and he ate bees." An easy realistic fiction story for early readers.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction selection about a girl observing bats with her father. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 4 questions requiring short written responses.
  • "I love the rhythm of the ball bouncing when I dribble." Realistic fiction followed by multiple choice questions.
  • "Frank ran down to the beach." Realistic fiction followed by multiple choice comprehension questions.
  • "I want to be a baseball player when I grow up." Short, fictional reading comprehension.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction story about a mother hen hatching her baby chicks. It is followed by 5 multiple choice questions and 4 questions requiring short written responses.
  • "The Caterpillar's Adventure" is a 1 page realistic fiction selection about two girls who are entranced as they watch as a caterpillar crosses the road. It is followed by 5 multiple choice questions and 4 questions that require short written responses.
  • Put the sentences in this retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's story in order. Then develop imagination and prediction skills by writing a different possible ending.
  • A mini-unit about the Australian wind that brings the spring. Includes reading comprehension questions, vocabulary work, and promts for writing your own myth about the coming of spring.
  • This reading comprehension is a fictional story about a crocodile's first day of school.
  • A little bird has learned how to fly! A cute springtime lesson for primary grades.
  • An enthusiastic child gets a tree from grandpa. A great lesson for Arbor Day or any time of year.
  • A one page story about Cat, her dog and her skateboard with multiple choice and short answer questions, dolch word list and crossword puzzle.
  • A little girl plants and waters her sunflower, then watches it grow. A great spring reading comprehension.
  • This unit uses three of Aesop's shorter fables as a foundation for talking about unity. With imaginative writing and drawing prompts, as well as comprehension questions, this is a fun introduction to Aesop AND a solid lesson on character education and critical thinking skills. Available at four levels.
  • Flying a kite on a windy Saturday is always fun. A good springtime reading comprehension for primary grades.
  • Mom takes the kids to the zoo for a great day. A nice story with skill-building "sequencing" questions.