Fifth Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets

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Use these free, printable worksheets to practice and improve reading comprehension. All worksheets are pdf files.

Reading worksheets - leveled stories

These grade 5 children's stories and reading comprehension worksheets are taken from a series of leveled reading workbooks ranging in difficulty from A to Z and correlated to grade levels.  Each successive level provides increasing reading challenge.

Children's stories and reading worksheets

Over 20 free children's stories and comprehension worksheets.  Each 5th grade reading passage is followed by comprehension questions which the student should answer by writing full sentences in the space provided.  Many of the questions are 'open-ended' and involve making inferences and drawing conclusions.  The passages vary in difficulty with some passages having more challenging vocabulary.

Historical reading worksheets & fables

These kids fables and historical passages are followed by four questions.  Questions for grade 5 students focus on prediction, inference and character traits.

Reading comprehension exercises for grade 5

These fifth grade comprehension exercises focus on specific comprehension topics such as the "main idea" and "supporting details" of a text; sequencing events; story elements such as characters, setting, plot; making inferences and drawing conclusions; distinguishing between fact and fiction and separating fact from opinion

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