You will find an assortment of our comprehension activities below, including holiday based and historical. Each comes with some interesting reading and then a set of questions for the children to answer.
Read the story of Saint George and the dragon and the people of Silene, then answer the questions and colour in our picture of Saint George.
Read all about the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 and then answer some questions based on what you've just read.
Learn all about Leap Years with this printable comprehension worksheet. Read the history of Leap Years and the rules for them in our Gregorian calendar, then answer the questions.
Read the simple text and then answer 4 questions before drawing a particular of a caterpillar munching on a leaf. We've included answers on page 3.
Our fairy story comprehension worksheets are a fun way to introduce comprehension work to younger kids.
Learn more about the celebrations that mark the Jewish festival of Passover by reading the text and answering the questions on our Passover Celebrations Comprehension Worksheet.
Read the passage about the ancient monument of Stonehenge, then see if you can answer all the questions below...