Third Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Grade 3 reading comprehension

Use these free, printable worksheets to practice and improve reading comprehension, vocabulary and writing.  Included are fiction and non-fiction passages at a grade 3 level.  All worksheets are pdf files.

Leveled stories & reading worksheets3rd grade reading comprehension worksheet

These leveled stories worksheets are from our series of leveled reading workbooks.  Each successive level provides greater reading challenge. Reading exercises follow each story.

Children's stories

Free children's stories for third grade. Each passage is followed by 6 questions. Each fiction or non-fiction text is 350-450 words long.


These historical passages and fables are followed by comprehension questions.  Exercises involve recalling information directly from the text as well as concepts such as prediction, inference and character traits.

Reading comprehension exercises for grade 3

These grade 3 reading worksheets focus on specific comprehension topics such distinguishing fact from opinion and sequencing events.

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K5 Learning offers reading and math worksheets, workbooks and an online reading and math program for kids in kindergarten to grade 5.  We help your children build good study habits and excel in school.