Fifth Grade Reading Worksheets

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Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
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Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
Children learn about Madam C.J. Walker, the first woman to become a self-made millionaire in the United States, in this Finding the Main Idea worksheet.
5th grade
Social studies
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Author’s Purpose Task Cards
Author’s Purpose Task Cards
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Author’s Purpose Task Cards
Use these task cards with your students to practice reading short passages and help them determine the author's purpose.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Making Inferences About Awesome Animals
Making Inferences About Awesome Animals
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Making Inferences About Awesome Animals
Students will learn fun facts about animals while making inferences about nonfiction text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott
The Montgomery Bus Boycott
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott
In this worksheet, children read the story of Parks' act of passive resistance, then follow a series of thoughtful prompts to reflect on why the boycott was successful, as well as why it inspired the support of so many people around the United States.
5th grade
Social studies
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The Selma to Montgomery March
The Selma to Montgomery March
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The Selma to Montgomery March
Learn more about marches for freedom during the civil rights movement with the worksheet The Selma to Montgomery March.
5th grade
Social studies
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Causes and Effects of Natural Disasters
Causes and Effects of Natural Disasters
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Causes and Effects of Natural Disasters
Read interesting nonfiction texts about natural disasters and practice identifying causes and effects.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: We Need Clean Water
Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: We Need Clean Water
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Comparing Two Nonfiction Texts: We Need Clean Water
Use this resource with your students to practice comparing and contrasting key points and details between two texts on the same topic. When integrating information from two texts on the same topic, your students’ knowledge will grow exponentially.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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31 Days of Giving
31 Days of Giving
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31 Days of Giving
The most precious thing someone can give is their time. Reignite your love of giving with these time-giving activities. There are also some donation suggestions for used objects. This worksheet, 31 Days of Giving, can be used any 31 days of the year!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Star, Mae Jemison
The Star, Mae Jemison
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The Star, Mae Jemison
Use the worksheet The Star: Mae Jemison to help learners understand the format of biographies while reading more about an important African American figure.
5th grade
Social studies
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Marco Polo
Marco Polo
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Marco Polo
Your child will love learning all about the exploits of the famous European explorer Marco Polo with this attractively illustrated worksheet.
5th grade
Social studies
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Amendments Quiz
Amendments Quiz
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Amendments Quiz
Children put their knowledge of the U.S. Constitution to the test with this simple quiz!
5th grade
Social studies
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Fiction Summaries:  Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then
Fiction Summaries: Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then
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Fiction Summaries: Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then
Students will use the Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then strategy of writing fiction summaries with these reading passages.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
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Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Children learn about writer and poet Langston Hughes in this Historical Heroes: Langston Hughes worksheet.
5th grade
Social studies
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Understand Earth Day Art Messages
Understand Earth Day Art Messages
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Understand Earth Day Art Messages
In this worksheet, children learn about the role art plays in the celebration and messaging of Earth Day, which begain in 1970 to heighten awarness of environmental crises around the world.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
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Jazz Greats: Charlie Parker
Celebrate Black History Month by studying the contributions of African-American jazz legend Charlie Parker!
5th grade
Social studies
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Storyboard Summary
Storyboard Summary
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Storyboard Summary
With this storyboard, students will draw and write about events in a chronological order.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
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Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
After reading a short story, your students will practice writing a simple summary.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
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Reading Comprehension: The Prince and the Pauper
Beginning readers, enjoy this passage from Twain's classic "The Prince and the Pauper" and then complete some vocabulary and comprehension questions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Poetry Guide
Poetry Guide
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Poetry Guide
This comprehensive exercise will introduce your students to twelve elements of poetry and six types of poems.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reading Comprehension: All Gold Canyon
Reading Comprehension: All Gold Canyon
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Reading Comprehension: All Gold Canyon
Young readers will enjoy this passage from Jack London's "All Gold Canyon." They'll complete some vocabulary and reading comprehension exercises too.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Simple Fiction Summary
Simple Fiction Summary
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Simple Fiction Summary
Students will use the Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then structure to summarize a short fiction text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Compare & Contrast Themes
Compare & Contrast Themes
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Compare & Contrast Themes
Get your students thinking about themes as they compare and contrast two different picture books of their choice.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Colonial America: Jamestown
Colonial America: Jamestown
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Colonial America: Jamestown
Teach students all about the Jamestown colony and important settlers with this social studies worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Fall Figurative Language Task Cards
Fall Figurative Language Task Cards
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Fall Figurative Language Task Cards
Ideal for fourth and fifth graders, this worksheet includes figurative language examples and definitions on the first page, and a second full page of questions and tasks that can be used to check for understanding.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Close Reading Checklist
Close Reading Checklist
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Close Reading Checklist
Help students practice close reading of fiction or nonfiction texts with this detailed checklist.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Fifth Grade Reading Worksheets

Build your fifth grader's reading skills before they go off to middle school with these fun and informative worksheets. Reading comprehension, fun facts, and vocabulary are just a few of the subjects included to prepare your student for their future academic career. Communicate how vital reading is in the future by highlighting the connections to our social sciences worksheets and science worksheets, also for fifth grade students.