A fact-filled three-page reading comprehension biography of the author of the Declaration of Independence is followed by 12 multiple choice questions, 5 questions requiring short written responses a longer essay question.
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.
Reading comprehension about the sport of tennis.
Common Core: Informational Text: Key Ideas and Details RI5.3/RI6.3; Craft and Structure: RI5.5/RI6.5
This American Civil War packet includes three reading comprehension selections that total 5+ pages in length. The selections are: The Lead-Up to the Civil War; The Civil War; and Civil War Reconstruction. Each selection is followed with a set of multiple choice questions; a set of questions that require brief written responses, and a writing activity. Answer keys are included. (18 pages)