Mastering reading comprehension is a critical step in reading confidence and fluency. This workbook is designed to only take one page per day, helping children catch up, keep up, and get ahead, as they work through fun, short exercises. Fill-in-the-blank, crosswords, and matching workbook pages will boost your child's comprehension of short passages. 128 pages, softcover. Grade 4. Answer key included with reduced student pages and overlaid answers.
Good reading skills are essential not only for fourth-grade academic success, but also for lifelong learning. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in this workbook will help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, theyll have lots of fun doing it! Some of the great features youll find inside are:
READ BETWEEN THE LINES
Do-it-yourself essays on games, camping trips, and more teach kids how to grasp inferences within a story.
COMPARE & CONTRAST
Diagrams show how to figure out what similar subjects such as "comets or asteroids?" have in common and how to tell them apart.
FACT & OPINION
Interesting articles help kids back up opinions with facts from the text on topics such as "Should kids have cell phones?"
Right There and Think-and-Search questions explain how to find the answers to straightforward and not-so-straightforward questions about a story.
Fill-in-the-blank sections aid in building story structure, including setting, main characters, problems, and solutions.
CHECK IT! STRIPS
Reinforce concepts and build confidence as kids check their own work.
Give your childs grades and confidence a boost with 4th Grade Reading Comprehension Success.
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