A 1 page reading comprehension selection, "Helicopters" is a non-fiction informational article. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring short written responses. One of a series on modes of transportation.
In this creative unit, Katie gets a postcard from a pen pal in nearly every South American country. Each postcard contains a few facts about the country. This unit can be used in a variety of fun ways to introduce South America. Review questions include map labeling, comprehension questions, creative writing, and more.
A child is transported into a candy world, having fun...and getting homesick. This reading comprehension captures student imaginations. The lesson continues with vocabulary development, parts of speech work, and more.