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 practice 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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Sequencing: Roller Skating
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Story Sequencing: Roller Skating
Story sequencing is a fun and easy way for third graders to practice reading comprehension by putting the sentences of the story in order.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin
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How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin
Give your beginning reader a fun way to practice reading comprehension with a classic story: "How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin," by Rudyard Kipling.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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."
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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."
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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."
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Conflict
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Conflict
Help your child understand how conflicts factor into plots with this inventive reading worksheet.
3rd grade
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 recognize cause and effect relationships in fiction.
3rd grade
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.
3rd grade
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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.
3rd grade
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
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.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Predictions: The Lion and the Mouse
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Making Predictions: The Lion and the Mouse
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
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Reading Comprehension: The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey
Read this fable and answer questions to practice reading comprehension.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Post Your Questions
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Post Your Questions
Use this resource to help your students create questions about their fiction text.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Evaluate a Text: What Do You Think?
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Evaluate a Text: What Do You Think?
Use this exercise to evaluate a fiction text and support judgments with evidence.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Matching Predictions
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Matching Predictions
This quick activity will enable your students to practice the skill of making predictions.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: Pinocchio
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Reading Comprehension: Pinocchio
This exercise will strengthen your students' reading comprehension.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
R-Controlled Vowels and the Fork in the Road
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R-Controlled Vowels and the Fork in the Road
Teach even the savviest readers to hear how a syllable’s vowel sound changes when followed by the letter R.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Story Map
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Story Map
Use this graphic organizer to have students write words or draw pictures to complete the story map.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Prediction Sandwich
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Make a Prediction Sandwich
Teach your students to support their predictions with evidence and reasoning.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

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