Nature writer and marine biologist Rachel Carson wrote the highly controversial book, “Silent Spring.” The book had the chemical industry up-in-arms because of its message that pesticides were harmful to the environment. This began the movement to protect the world around us. After reading the passage, students will answer comprehension questions.
Every Day, People Spend 16 Minutes Doing This Thing They Think Is Good For The Planet. It Ain't.
Alice's Evidence - Free Reading Passage Activity from Lewis Carroll's "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" for Grade
Helen Learns About Love
Looking for a reading comprehension activity that's fun and interesting for students? Check out our reading passage on Helen Keller, Helen Learns About Love, and comprehension questions focusing on main idea and figurative language!
Jack and the Beanstalk: Part 1 - Free, printable reading passage with questions for 2nd-3rd grade students!