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Comprehension and Words
This worksheet is aimed at year 1 and will help your child to start picking up information in text and stories. On the first page your child has a short letter to read and some questions about the information in the letter. There are further exercises and answers are included.
Sequencing with Pictures
This worksheet encourages your child to use pictures to work out what is going on, to match text with pictures and to then put them in the correct order. There are three sequencing events on this worksheet for your child to do.
One Way the Tortoise Got its Shell
This worksheet gives your child a short comprehension passage and some questions. On the following page is a poem about a tortoise. For both the story and the poem your child will find out about the 'moral of the story'.
How the Leopard got his Spots
This worksheet has an extract of text which starts from part way through the famous Rudyard Kipling story and follows with ten in depth questions to answer. Answers are included.
The Hat Maker & the Monkeys
This worksheet is aimed at key stage 3 and gives your child a passage of text to read and nine associated questions. There are then a series of other questions covering grammar and punctuation. Answers are included.
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