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"Reading" pictures #2

Where's the word? In this early reading worksheet, your child draws circles around the word under each picture and then guesses what the word might mean based on the picture.

Reading comprehension: dialects

Does this text sound funny? That's because it's written in a dialect, which is a variation on the English you usually speak. This language arts worksheet helps children learn the difference between a dialect and standard English and to recognize the style of an individual...

Reading comprehension: Hard Times

Here's an excerpt from Hard Times by Charles Dickens. In this reading worksheet, your child will read a description of Coketown and answer questions about Dickens' use of language.

Reading comprehension: The Mango Tree

In this language arts worksheet, your child will read three parts of a traditional story from India and answer questions about the characters' feelings using complete sentences.

Reading comprehension: aliens

What do we know about alien life forms? In this reading and writing worksheet, your child gets practice reading nonfiction text, identifying keywords, and taking notes on main points.

Reading comprehension: Great Britain

In this reading and writing worksheet, your child will read a short nonfiction paragraph and write full sentences to answer reading comprehension questions.

Reading comprehension: Thor and Sif

This is a myth about a Norse god named Thor. In this reading and writing worksheet, your child will read a myth and then answer questions about the story.

Seeding literacy: Make a reading tree

How you can help at home: In this activity your child records books she has read on a reading tree.

Summer reading 2.0

A new tool for working parents hell-bent on avoiding summer brain drain.

Rev up reading for third graders

Simple tips and activities to help your third grade child master essential reading skills.