Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Reading Comprehension Worksheets and Resources

Our collection of reading comprehension worksheets allow you to explicitly teach different reading strategies. Summarising, main idea, inferring, cause & effect, comparing, fact vs opinion, creating images & more. For more information about how to teach these strategies, see our Comprehension Strategies page.


Comprehension Strategy Worksheets

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Reading Texts and Questions

Reading passage with comprehension questions and related activities.



Strategy Focus Worksheets

Compare & Contrastcompare contrast reading strategy worksheets

Inferringinferring worksheets making inferences worksheets

Cause & Effectcause effect reading strategy worksheets
Main Idea/Summarisesummarising main idea summarizing worksheets Creating Images/Visualisecreating images visualising visualizing worksheets Fact & Opinionfact opinion fact vs opinion worksheets reading strategy


Other Comprehension Resources

reading task cards  


Reading Task Cards

Encourage children to delve more deeply into their books with these reading task cards. Use after or during reading.


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Questioning Techniques

Four levels of questioning taken from Marion Blank’s levels of questioning.


reading strategies bookmark  


Reading Strategies Bookmark

Laminate a keep the child’s reading book for a handy guide to the different reading strategies.


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Stop and Think Cards

Print the cards and (before reading) place them between different pages in the book. When the child reaches one of the cards, they must stop and follow the instructions.


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