Elementary reading comprehension in a fall-themed package
Colorful leaves and crisp nights… time for fall! Fun facts and great illustration make for reading packets and worksheets that will keep your kids engaged – while they focus on standards-based comprehension questions.
Each selection is my original creation. I really enjoyed writing these little nonfiction stories! Keep it fun, keep it focused – that's the key to building great reading habits.
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These informational reading selections about Autumn include bunches of interesting facts. I created each of these original themed selections (9 in all) based on the specific Common Core needs of 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. Each selection is two pages long and includes a two-page worksheet with complete answer key.
Standards-based reading fun
Common Core State Standards include an updated focus on reading informational texts. These selections and worksheets fit perfectly with the standards below. I have included are multiple-choice, short answer and some extended response items.
This reading packet includes selections on:
- Tree Squirrels
- Fall Sports
- Moon Names
- Veterans Day
- Facts about Thanksgiving
- Thanksgiving Day Games
- RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.7, RI.3.8, RI.3.9
- RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.5, RI.4.7, RI.4.8, RI.4.9
- RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.5, RI.5.7, RI.5.8, RI.5.9
Have some fall fun with your kids!