Improve your students speed and reading comprehension with these timed Reading for Speed & Content worksheets! Fourteen high-interest stories will capture attention while students race the clock to improve their reading speed. Difficult words are presented before the story, and fill-in-the-blank sentences reinforce new vocabulary. Post-reading, comprehension short-answer and cloze questions improve understanding. Teachers can track the amount of time to read a story, or set a time limit and track how far students get. Grades 3-4. Answer key included. 42 reproducible blackline master pages.