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READING COMPREHENSION PASSAGES
• See below to explore some of our favorite K-8 reading comprehension passages. Or search the entire collection by grade, lexile, domain or skill/strategy and find 1,800 more!
• Each passage is paired with a text-dependent question set that is based in the highest quality research and can help you meet Common Core and state standards
• Content areas include science, social studies, original fiction and original reporting
• Perfect for independent work, small-group work, whole-class lessons, or teacher read-aloud lessons
• Check back often—we're always adding new passages!
"Bright as the Sun"
"The Liberty Bell"
"Me and My Shadow"
"What is the Solar System?"
"A Great Statue"
"Kerry Kangaroo Hops"
"Li Bing and the Flooding"
"They Call them Apaches"