3rd Grade Reading Comprehension

Does your 3rd grader need to brush up on her reading comprehension? Try out these worksheets featuring classic and fun stories, with some other goodies for variety, that will keep your 3rd grader reading for hours!

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Storyboarding

Have your child try her hand at storyboarding in this reading comprehension sheet.
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April Fools Hoaxes

In the spirit of April Fools' Day, read about some of the craziest world-wide hoaxes that duped millions of people for a day.
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The Selfish Giant

Is your kid struggling with reading comprehension? Try this short and sweet story from Oscar Wilde.
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Book Setting

If your child is doing a book report, help her learn more about the setting of her book with this worksheet.
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Vasilisa the Brave

Read Vasilisa the Brave, one of Russia's most famous folk tales, with your child this Halloween, then help her answer the comprehension questions at the end.
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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."
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How to Write a Review

Help your student warm up to opinion writing by asking him to write a review.
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Nonsense Words

Kids love nonsense, in case you haven't already noticed, and this wacky worksheet will work your wonderful wordsmith into a nonsense whirlwind.
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The Remarkable Rocket

What happens when a pompous rocket starts to cry? Develop your child's reading skills with this classic children's story by legendary writer Oscar Wilde.
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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.
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"The Happy Prince" Worksheet

Use this touching worksheet to help your child with reading comprehension and storytelling skills.
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Local Government

Your young learner will discover the basics of local government with this worksheet all about municipalities.
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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!
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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 color illustrations.
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How the Whale Got His Throat: Reading Comprehension

Make reading fun with this whale of a tale, "How the Whale Got His Throat," by Rudyard Kipling!
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