8th Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets

The reading comprehension passages below include Eighth grade appropriate reading passages and related questions. Please use any of the printable worksheets (you may duplicate them) in your classroom or at home. Just click on the worksheet title to view details about the PDF and print or download to your computer.

Analyzing O! Pioneers

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A passage from the classic novel “O! Pioneers” is the focus of this worksheet on citing text examples.

Evaluating Text: My Life

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In this worksheet, your student will assess a premise in Helen Keller’s autobiography, My Life.

How Do I Love Thee? Supporting Ideas

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Citing text examples is the focus of this poetry worksheet of Browning’s “How Do I Love Thee?”

The Ransom of Red Chief

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Your student will examine the use of irony in this classic humorous short story.