Reading Passages

Passage Grade Lexile Domain Text Type Skill/Strategy
A Local and National Story: Civil Rights Movement in Postwar Washington DC [Abridged]
11-12 1490L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
A Monument for Peace
Has Paired Passage + Questions
6 910L Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
About You - How Music Affects Your Mood
5 830L Arts, Culture, and Religion, Fitness, Health, and Safety, Life Science Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Art and Artists - Goya, Oh Boya!
3 590L Arts, Culture, and Religion Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans - The Land of the Four Quarters
5 780L World History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Blood Mineral
6 980L Geography & Societies Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Centuries of Peace
11-12 1380L Arts, Culture, and Religion, Geography & Societies, World History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Civil Rights Act
Has Paired Passage + Questions
11-12 1450L U.S. History, Civics & Government Informational
Civil War Recruiting Poster, 1863 (1)
Has Paired Passage + Questions
6 1500L U.S. History Informational
Civil War Recruiting Poster, 1863 (2)
Has Paired Passage + Questions
6 1430L U.S. History Informational
Colonization & Revolutionary War - Valley Forge
4 750L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Coming to the U.S.A.
Has Paired Passage + Questions
4 740L Geography & Societies Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Crisis in Africa
5 1000L Geography & Societies Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Crisis in Africa
5 1000L Geography & Societies Informational Cause and Effect
Day of Infamy
5 890L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Debate: Better Late than Never?
6 950L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Diving into History
5 830L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Famous African Americans - Frederick Douglass
3 560L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Famous African Americans - George Washington Carver
3 600L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Famous African Americans - Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
3 660L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Famous African Americans - Sojourner Truth
3 630L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
First Ladies
6 980L World History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
First Ladies
6 980L World History Informational Compare and Contrast
Honest Abe's Museum
5 910L U.S. History Informational Genre
Irish Immigrants
11-12 1300L U.S. History, World History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Islam
7 1190L Arts, Culture, and Religion, World History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Lake of Fire
6 1000L Earth & Space Science Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Lincoln and the 13th Amendment to End Slavery
Has Paired Passage + Questions
5 1050L Civics & Government, U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Lunch Around the World
6 1020L Arts, Culture, and Religion Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Marine Biology
6 890L Life Science Literary Multi Skill/Strategy
Musical Instruments - The Bugle and Taps
3 730L Arts, Culture, and Religion Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
On Hallowed Ground
Has Paired Passage + Questions
5 1040L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
On Hallowed Ground
Has Paired Passage + Questions
5 1040L U.S. History Informational Fact and Opinion
Out West
3 510L Literary Setting
Patrick Cleburne's Proposal to Arm Slaves
11-12 1410L U.S. History Informational
Presidents Come Alive
6 1090L Technology & Engineering, U.S. History Informational Classify and Categorize
Presidents Come Alive
6 1090L Technology & Engineering, U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Renewing America
Has Paired Passage + Questions
6 940L Civics & Government, U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery's Secrets
4 1110L U.S. History Informational Compare and Contrast
Slavery, Civil War & Reconstruction - Background to the Civil War
5 670L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, Civil War & Reconstruction - Reconstruction
5 720L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, Civil War & Reconstruction - The Election of 1860 and Abraham Lincoln
5 750L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, Civil War & Reconstruction - The Emancipation Proclamation
5 820L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, Civil War & Reconstruction - The Generals of the Civil War
5 870L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, Civil War & Reconstruction - The Massachusetts 54th Infantry
5 870L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, Civil War & Reconstruction - The Underground Railroad
5 790L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, the Civil War & Reconstruction - Fort Sumter and the First Shots of the Civil War
5 740L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, the Civil War & Reconstruction - Surrender at Appomattox
5 970L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction - Gettysburg and the Gettysburg Address
Has Paired Passage + Questions
5 1060L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction - Slavery in the Territories
5 730L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
Star Spangled Relic
5 1000L U.S. History Informational Drawing Conclusions
SummerReads: Memorial Day
4 Arts, Culture, and Religion Informational
The American Civil War
Has Paired Passage + Questions
5 1140L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
The Other Flag
3 590L Arts, Culture, and Religion, U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
The Struggle for Equality
4 830L Civics & Government, U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
The Two Harriets, Heroines of the Civil War
Has Paired Passage + Questions
5 920L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
U.S. Presidents - Abraham Lincoln
4 770L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy
U.S. Presidents - George Washington
4 780L U.S. History Informational Multi Skill/Strategy