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Reading Comprehension Holidays Seasonal Printable Worksheets for Grades 2, 3 and 4

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  • This 2 page narrative discusses St. Patrick's Day celebrations and history. Includes comprehension questions, pre-writing, vocabulary and creative activities.

  • Updated: This one page nonfiction selection presents the history and reasons for February 29th. It is followed by 7 multiple choice questions, 5 questions that require brief written responses, and a word search.

  • Updated: Factual reading comprehension briefly explains the system of leap year. Includes a word search with vocabulary from the story.

  • Updated: This narrative gives students direction in planning and creating a box for their class Valentines. Includes comprehension questions and a planning activity. Students can then create the box of their own design.

  • Updated: Read the recipe and answer the comprehension questions.

  • A list of hazards and safety rules to remember when visiting the beach, followed by a set of multiple choice and a set of short response questions.
  • A nine page study of the ancient Persian New Year, Nowruz, which falls on the Vernal Equinox. A four page description of the history and traditions of the celebration is followed by multiple choice and short answer question sets, as well as a 27 word glossary.
  • Use this 'Comprehension: Australia Day (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Comprehension: Australia Day (upper elem/middle)'. A two page text on the history and cultural activities celebrated during Australia's annual Australia Day, January 26. Includes a set of multiple choice and a set of short answer questions, plus a writing prompt.
  • Sort text for early readers on Chinese New Year with reference to 2012, the Year of the Dragon, and a dragon illustration to color.
  • This Early Reader: Composting is Fun (b/w) (primary) clipart is great to illustrate your teaching materials. As an abcteach member you have unlimited access to our 22,000+ clipart illustrations and can use them for commercial use. This Early Reader: Composting is Fun (b/w) (primary) clipart is provided in jpeg format.
  • This Early Reader: Composting is Fun (color) (primary) clipart is great to illustrate your teaching materials. As an abcteach member you have unlimited access to our 22,000+ clipart illustrations and can use them for commercial use. This Early Reader: Composting is Fun (color) (primary) clipart is provided in jpeg format.
  • Use this 'Vocabulary: Glossary of Composting Terms (elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Vocabulary: Glossary of Composting Terms (elem)'. A page of 16 terms related to composting with definitions. Teacher's note included.
  • Hannah and Nick dread the annual summer road trip, but this year their parents have a surprise for them. Multiple choice, short answer, essay question, vocabulary word list (abcteach.com list 4 level 2).
  • Gloria visits the particle accelerator with her Dad and learns about holiday celebrations around the world. Reading comp,short answer questions.
  • "They went for a walk through their town and talked about which workers had made which things." Fact-filled realistic fiction, followed by multiple choice comprehension questions and a writing prompt.
  • In the U.S., Independence Day is celebrated on July 4th. On July 14th, the French celebrate Bastille Day. Learn more about this holiday and then answer the multiple choice questions and fill in the Venn diagram.
  • "Patrick thought the only good thing about Daylight Saving Time was that people got to sleep an hour longer the night it ended." This short fiction is followed by multiple choice, short answer, and essay questions.

  • "Matthew and Jessica were the leaders of Washington Middle School's Mardi Gras float committee." Students trying to decide on a Mardi Gras parade float learn a little about how Mardi Gras is observed in other parts of the world. This short fiction is followed by multiple choice, short answer, and essay questions.
  • Fictional story about Chinese New Year, followed by multiple choice comprehension, short answer, and essay questions.
  • Marie's trip to Washington, D.C. has her thinking about her favorite orator. A nice tie-in for MLK Day (third Monday in January), this reading comprehension is followed by multiple choice, short answer, and essay questions.
  • A very short reading comprehension about this holiday.
  • One of many Valentine legends, this one presents a martyr who stood up to the emperor and defended his beliefs. A reading comprehension, writing prompt, and word search.
  • This fact filled reading comprehension presents the solstice celebration as a cross-cultural observance of the beginning of winter.
  • September 15th- October 15th is Hispanic Heritage Month in the U.S. Learn more with this brief but informative reading comprehension.
  • A reading comprehension on the history of the September holiday.
  • This reading comprehension contains tons of ideas for what to do on a hot day. The review questions (one page each of "Bloom's Taxonomy") are helpful for critical thinking development.
  • This reading comprehension explains the difference between solstice and equinox, as well as introducing some summer solstice traditions. A timely lesson!

  • The famous legend of Betsy Ross! Flag Day is June 14th-- why not celebrate with a reading comprehension of this popular tale, which includes some facts about the real Elisabeth Ross.
  • Armed Forces Day is the third Saturday in May. Learn a little about this American holiday with this reading comprehension.
  • This great unit features a fact-filled reading comprehension, a crossword puzzle, a word search, a line graph, a pie graph, Cinco de Mayo-themed word problems, and more!
  • A one page reading comprehension selection explains some of the religious origins of Easter including Lent, Palm Sunday, and Good Friday. It is followed by 8 items to sequence, 5 true/false questions, 6 vocabulary questions, and 5 questions that require brief written responses.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction piece,"An Evening Skate" is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring short written responses.
  • From "America" to "war".
  • Four reading comprehension selections tell the legendary origins of some Christmas traditions, Christmas trees, Christmas wreaths, and stockings. Each is followed by sets of multiple choice questions and several questions requiring brief written responses.
  • Fact-filled reading comprehension presents the purpose of Earth Day, the problems facing the Earth, and some actions students can take to prevent those problems.
  • Use this 'Comprehension: Christmas (elem/upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Comprehension: Christmas (elem/upper elem)'. A straightforward presentation of the Christmas story, including information about secular and religious Christmas traditions. It is followed by 6 multiple choice questions and 5 questions that require brief written reponses.
  • Boxing Day is December 26th. Learn about the traditional English holiday with this reading comprehension.
  • A short fact-filled reading comprehension explains some of the traditions of the Muslim holiday of Ramadan. Ramadan starts in August in 2009
  • A factual reading comprehension about this November holiday.
  • A reading comprehension on the history of Mother's Day.