Assess first-grade reading comprehension skills with a Humpty Dumpty Reading passage and comprehension worksheet.
Reading Comprehension Worksheets for First Grade
True reading comprehension is challenging to fit in and assess in first grade. There is never enough time in the day to get it all in. This resource solves that problem by providing a quality, first-grade narrative reading passage and comprehension worksheet.
This First Grade comprehension worksheet is designed to give your students exposure to narrative text in the form of a story extension called Humpty Dumpty off the Wall. Its simple, decodable text is perfect for early readers to read and comprehend.
Through this activity, students will demonstrate knowledge with the following skills:
- Fact Recall
- Multiple Choice and Fill-in-the-Blank questions
Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding
A team of dedicated, experienced educators created this resource to support your reading lessons.
Suppose you have a mixture of above and below-level learners and ELL/ESL students. In that case, we have a few suggestions for keeping students on track with these concepts:
🆘 Support Struggling Students.
Have students work in pairs or small groups to read the text and complete the activities.
Provide read-aloud accommodations as needed.
➕ Challenge Fast Finishers
Encourage students to read other narrative texts and identify settings, characters, and other features in the text.
Have students write their own story and share it with the class.
🧑🏫 Group Learning
Project the sheets onto a screen and work through them as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks or mini whiteboards.
Plan lessons for all ability levels with our 10 Best Scaffolding Strategies!
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