Grade 12 Reading Passages Worksheets - Original Stories and Public Texts
Our collection of informational stories and other non-fiction texts combine high-interest reading passages with questions designed to build reading comprehension skills. Passage topics cover a range of subjects including animals, how-to, occupations, science, and sports. Questions cover a range of skills, including identifying main idea, determining the author's purpose, summarizing, making inferences, identifying cause/effect, analyzing text features, using context clues, and finding support in a passage. The high-interest passages will help get kids excited about reading, while the questions accompanying each passage will help kids improve their reading comprehension skills.
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|Passage Name||Grade||Lexile||Word Count||Skill/Strategy||Text Type|
|The Dark Forest||12||1110L||569||Multi-Skill||Fiction|
|Watching the Tube||12||1220L||207||Multi-Skill||Original, Informational|
|Trains vs. Planes||12||1290L||325||Compare and Contrast||Original, Informational|
|Goodbye Pencil, Hello Keyboard||12||1330L||317||Multi-Skill||Original, Informational|
|With and Without Words||12||1330L||207||Multi-Skill||Original, Informational|
|The Tooth Tattoo||12||1360L||216||Drawing Conclusions||Original, Informational|
|Making the Most of the Summer||12||1390L||289||Compare and Contrast||Original, Informational|
|Amusement Park Labor||12||1470L||794||Multi-Skill||Original, Informational|