It Circulates

Week 11 Reading Comprehension (E-11). Passage and questions about the circulatory system, a transport system of the human body. Cross-Curricular Focus: Life Science.

It’s Elemental

Week 36 Reading Comprehension (E-36). A comprehension passage and questions about matter and elements. Cross-Curricular Focus: Physical Science.

Making Predictions

Week 20 Reading Comprehension (E-20). A language arts reading passage providing suggestions for making predictions. Cross-Curricular Focus: Language Arts.


Week 30 Reading Comprehension (E-30). An outline of meteorology, the scientific study of the weather. Cross-Curricular Focus: Earth Science.

Oxygen Exchange

Week 10 Reading Comprehension (E-10). A comprehension passage and questions about how respiratory systems work. Cross-Curricular Focus: Life Science.

Plants Are Producers

Week 8 Reading Comprehension (E-8). An outline and questions about how plants use light from the sun, water, and carbon dioxide to produce food. Cross-Curricular Focus: Life Science.

Prime or Composite?

Week 7 Reading Comprehension (E-7). Reading passage and comprehension questions about prime and composite numbers. Cross-Curricular Focus: Mathematics.

Rocky Relationships

Week 21 Reading Comprehension (E-21). A passage and questions about the relationship between European colonists and the native American people. Cross-Curricular Focus: History / Social Sciences.

Simplifying Fractions

Week 19 Reading Comprehension (E-19). A math reading passage about simplifying fractions. Cross-Curricular Focus: Mathematics.

Stalagmite Stalactite

Week 29 Reading Comprehension (E-29). A segment and related comprehension questions about stalagmites and stalactites Cross-Curricular Focus: Earth Science.

The Inner Planets

Week 22 Reading Comprehension (E-22). An earth science reading passage about the inner planets, those closest to the sun. Cross-Curricular Focus: Earth Science.

Tissues, Organs and Systems

Week 4 Reading Comprehension (E-4). Multi-cellular organisms have many cells that work together in specific ways, each group performing certain activities. Cross-Curricular Focus: Life Science.

Water Cycle

Week 25 Reading Comprehension (E-25). A reading passage about water’s three different forms or states: solid, liquid, gas. Cross-Curricular Focus: Earth Science.

Water Water Everywhere

Week 23 Reading Comprehension (E-23). A reading segment about earth’s most precious resource. Cross-Curricular Focus: Earth Science.

What’s in Your Cells?

Week 2 Reading Comprehension (E-2). This passage describes how living things are made up of cells, and cells have specific structure Cross-Curricular Focus: Life Science.

Xylem and Phloem

Week 9 Reading Comprehension (E-9). A reading segment and questions about vascular tissue inside a plant’s organs. Cross-Curricular Focus: Life Science.