All About First Grade Reading Comprehension

Give your first grader all the tools she needs to understand stories with this comprehensive collection of worksheets. From making inferences and answering questions about text to cause and effect, these printables have reading comprehension skills covered.

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Stone Soup

The classic children's fable "Stone Soup" is all about sharing! Share this story with your young reader to build basic comprehension skills.
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Stone Soup Story

It looks like someone's jumbled up this story! Kids will love putting this Stone Soup story back together, a great reading comprehension exercise.
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Following Instructions #1

Following instructions doesn't have to be boring. Start with a phrase. Then rearrange, add and delete words by following the directions very carefully.
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Making Inferences

Help your child read deeper into a story by having him practice making inferences about what happened.
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Story Comprehension: Create a Story Map

Boost your first grader's reading comprehension by using a story map to outline a story visually.
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Story Comprehension: Drawing Conclusions

Help your beginning reader boost her reading comprehension by figuring out what happened next in three different story lines.
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Reading Comprehension Practice Test

What's the main idea? Help your child review reading comprehension questions like this with this at-home practice test.
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Little Red Riding Hood Story

Take an adventure through the woods with this "Little Red Riding Hood" story, fit for young readers.
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Little Red Riding Hood

Do you remember the story of Little Red Riding Hood? Sit down for story-time with your little reader, and put these mixed-up scenes back in order!
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Cause and Effect for Kids

Build comprehension skills with this reading page on cause and effect for kids.
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What is Going to Happen?

What is going to happen next in this story? Become a storyteller with this fun comprehension worksheet!
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