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This is a three page comprehension template addressing the common core reading standards for second grade informational text; Key ideas and Details. The emphasis is on key details and questioning. Students are to ask who, what, where, when why and how questions. Students are also asked to link important steps, events or ideas from the text and to compare/contrast them. Common Core: ELA: RI.2.1-3
Who was Aesop? This unit introduces the fabulous fabulist. Includes reading comprehension questions, a word search, and a fun "match the moral" activity.Common Core: RL.3.2
Updated: A one page text on the history of the tradition of Mother's Day, with a page of reading comprehension questions and a page of short answer questions.
This Presidents' Day packet includes a narrative focusing on George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, reading comprehension questions, pre and post writing prompts as well as research activities.
A brief reading comprehension selection about the origins of Plymouth Rock and its place in American history. It is followed by multiple choice and short answer questions.
Updated: This easy to read narrative describes some Valentine's Day traditions. Includes reading, comprehension questions and draw a picture with short answer. Great for Valentine's Day!
Reading comprehension for the Hindu holiday Diwali, Festival of Lights. Suited for elementary. Compare and Contrast chart included. Common Core: ELA RI.39, ELA RI2.9
This short fiction story is about how Jimmy, a fifth grader, is cyberbullies and what happens. Comprehension questions ask students to think about the story and the topic. A good discussion starter!
Read the story about Samantha and answer the questions that follow. This story is about online bullying and the effects they have on everyone. What would you do?