Formatted like a standardized test, this 13 page document tests knowledge of spelling, parts of speech, capitalization, punctuation, and more. These are approximately the skills tested in fourth grade, although state standards vary widely.
This 1 page non-fiction reading selection explains the vernal equinox. This lesson is appropriate for both hemispheres. It is followed by 4 multiple choice questions and 5 questions that require brief written responses.
This reading comprehension explains the whys and whens of the autumnal equinox. This lesson is appropriate for both hemispheres. It is followed by 4 multiple choice questions, 1 short response and 4 short essay questions.
This reading comprehension explains some concepts from physics and then looks at them in terms of a popular sport. ("What is acting on a soccer ball when it stays in one place until a player moves it?")
Reading comprehensions on the sun, incandescent light, light bulbs, electroluminescence, fluorescence, phosphorescence, bioluminescence, LEDs and LCDs... every type of light. A thoroughly informative unit!
A very easy reading comprehension selection about cougars. This is one of a complete set on "big cats" from our member site. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 3 questions that require brief written responses.