RL.3.1 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.3.1

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"Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers."

These worksheets can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Sugar and Spice
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Sugar and Spice
Get your third grader in the habit of reading deeper by encouraging him to think about what's going on in this short story and why.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Reading for Comprehension: Jason and the Game Show
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Reading for Comprehension: Jason and the Game Show
Get your third grader in the habit of reading closely with this multi-page story featuring questions on the main character, sequencing, and recalling details.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Reading for Comprehension: Drawing Conclusions
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Reading for Comprehension: Drawing Conclusions
Use this worksheet to help students draw conclusions using text information.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Story Sequencing: Roller Skating
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Story Sequencing: Roller Skating
Story sequencing is a fun and easy way for third graders to practise reading comprehension by putting the sentences of the story in order.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Put the Story Sequence in Order
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Put the Story Sequence in Order
Story sequencing will allow third graders to improve their reading comprehension by putting the sequence of events in the correct order.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Folktales: The Princess Mouse
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Folktales: The Princess Mouse
Folktales are a great way to get your child into reading, and to help them consider moral values as well!
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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The Cat That Walked by Himself
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The Cat That Walked by Himself
Beginning readers will love this short story by Rudyard Kipling, all about how the animals were first domesticated.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Sandy Koufax Biography
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Sandy Koufax Biography
Learn about Jewish-American baseball player Sandy Koufax, a baseball legend who's considered one of the greatest Jewish-American athletes in history.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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How the Alphabet Was Made
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How the Alphabet Was Made
Make reading time fun, with this classic short story by Rudyard Kipling. Then, complete a few comprehension activities on "How the Alphabet Was Made."
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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The Beginnning of the Armadillos
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The Beginnning of the Armadillos
Enjoy Rudyard Kipling's story "The Beginnings of the Armadillos", where your little one will answer questions and enjoy some coloring pages!
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo
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The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo
Read about why kangaroos hop on two legs, in Rudyard Kipling's "The Sing Song of Old Kangaroo." Your kid will answer reading questions and colour illustrations.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin
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How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin
Give your beginning reader a fun way to practise reading comprehension with a classic story: "How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin," by Rudyard Kipling.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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How the First Letter was Written
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How the First Letter was Written
How was writing first invented? Find out by reading this delightful story by Rudyard Kipling, "How the First Letter was Written."
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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The Crab that Played with the Sea
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The Crab that Played with the Sea
Introduce your little reader to some classic childhood literature, with Rudyard Kipling's charming story "The Crab That Played with the Sea."
Year 5
Reading & Writing
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The Butterfly That Stamped
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The Butterfly That Stamped
Help your student with reading comprehension, and enjoy a favorite short story by Rudyard Kipling, about a King, a Queen and two quarreling butterflies.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Conflict
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Conflict
Help your child understand how conflicts factor into plots with this inventive reading worksheet.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Star Graphic Organizer
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Star Graphic Organizer
Give your star reader a great way to get his thoughts organized. This star graphic organizer will help him practise basic reading comprehension.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo Comprehension
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The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo Comprehension
Students will read a story by Rudyard Kipling and answer comprehension questions that follow.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Match Mixed Predictions
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Match Mixed Predictions
Uh oh, these stories are mixed up. Recruit your student to use their prediction skills to match the six different situations.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Cause and Effect
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Cause and Effect
Use this short story and T-chart to teach students how to recognise cause and effect relationships in fiction.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Follow the Clues
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Follow the Clues
Clues can help us make predictions! Students will read a story about Molly, find the clues, and use those clues to predict what Molly will do next.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Character Actions and Reactions
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Character Actions and Reactions
With this worksheet students will use evidence from a text to make a prediction about a character’s responses.
Year 4
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Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
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Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
Ask students questions about "Casey at the Bat" by Ernest Lawrence Thayer to develop their reading comprehension skills.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Matching Predictions
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Matching Predictions
This quick activity will enable your students to practise the skill of making predictions.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: The Ice Cream Disaster
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Reading Comprehension: The Ice Cream Disaster
This passage will challenge your 3rd graders to think deeper into the text to strengthen their comprehension skills.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Asking Questions: Before, During, and After
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Asking Questions: Before, During, and After
This is a comprehension resource for students to record their questions before, during, and after they have read nonfiction text.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: Pinocchio
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Reading Comprehension: Pinocchio
This exercise will strengthen your students' reading comprehension.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: The Serpent and the Eagle
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Reading Comprehension: The Serpent and the Eagle
Strengthen your students' reading comprehension skills with the fable, The Serpent and the Eagle.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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Sticky Note Stop and Jot
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Sticky Note Stop and Jot
Use this reading strategy to help your students along in their reading comprehension skills. Students will respond to literature with Stop & Jots, with or without sticky notes.
Year 3
Reading & Writing
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Making Predictions: The Lion and the Mouse
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Making Predictions: The Lion and the Mouse
Year 4
Reading & Writing
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