Grade 1 Children's Stories and Reading Worksheets

Stories with Reading Comprehension Exercises

Each passage or poem is followed by questions.  Questions for grade 1 students are focused on recalling information directly from the text.  These worksheets are pdf files and can be printed.

1st grade reading comprehension worksheet
1st grade reading comprehension worksheet

A Visit to the Water Park     Fiction, 117 words

The New Bicycle     Fiction, 67 words

At the Zoo     Poem, 64 words

A Cold Bear   Fiction, 50 words

A Puzzle a Day     Fiction, 103 words

The Thunderstorm     Fiction, 76 words

Apples     Non-fiction, 100 words

Dessert Time!   Fiction, 70 words

How to Tie Your Shoes Non-fiction, 104 words

Kitten's Choice  Fiction, 130 words

Mule's Thoughts     Poem, 40 words

Making Cookies     Fiction, 100 words

Monster Learns Rules  Fiction, 180 words

Summer Nights     Fiction, 120 words

The Puppy and the Kitten     Fiction,  81 words

All About Bears     Non-fiction, 100 words

The Boat Parade     Fiction, 85 words

Peanuts and Popcorn    Fiction, 101 words

Shoveling Snow  Fiction, 94 words

Sun, Stars and Moon    Non-fiction, 120 words

Homework or Video Games    Fiction, 88 words

We are Important  Non-fiction, 70 words

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