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Do you need an easy way to teach, practice, or review 4th grade reading standards? These 4th grade reading comprehension passages with worksheets are written specifically for 4th grade students. Each 4th grade reading passage is an informational text and is one page in length. Each 4th grade reading comprehension worksheet contains ten reading comprehension questions. The questions include a variety of question types, including multiple choice questions, fill-in-the-blank questions, and constructed responses.


This resource includes nine informational text reading passages - one passage to target each 4th grade reading standard. Each passage has 10 questions to assess student understanding of each standard. All reading passages and comprehension questions come in both a printable and digital version.


This resource includes:

  • 9 reading passages for 4th grade students

  • comprehension questions for each reading passage

  • an answer key

  • a digital version of all passages and questions (Google Slides)


Topics include:

  • Narwhals

  • Harriet Tubman

  • The Importance of Sleep

  • Money Matters

  • Comparing iPhones

  • The Great Depression

  • How Volcanoes Erupt

  • Huskies and Malamutes

  • Blackbeard


There are many ways to use these 4th grade reading passages in your classroom:

  • teach a new standard

  • review a previously taught standard

  • whole group instruction

  • small group instruction

  • partner work

  • independent work

  • reading centers

  • homework

  • leave for a substitute

  • assessments

  • gather data

  • distance learning

  • test prep



⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Jennifer K. said, “I was planning on having my students complete these independently but the conversations that arose from these are awesome! My students had so many questions then started to use some of the language from the text in their conversations. I got way more out of it than I expected!"


⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Alanna L. says, “This was a great resource to use for review and to practice annotating the text. My students especially enjoyed the narwhal passage!"


⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Kristi H. says, “My class found the stories in this resource very informative and engaging. This is a fantastic resource and one of my best purchases this year. Thanks."


Supports Common Core Standards (CCSS):











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4th Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets

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