LKS2 Women's History Month Bundle of 10 Reading Comprehension Activities

These resources are reading comprehension activities, or informational texts, about inspirational women throughout history, the activities look into: Marie Curie, Rosa Parks, Queen Elizabeth II, Ruby Bridges, Anne Frank, Cleopatra, J.K. Rowling, Serena Williams, Greta Thunberg and Amelia Earhart. Perfect for students in Year 3 or Year 4.

The activities require NO PREP and have a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers.

Answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.

Time allowance for each activity (one hour - eight hours in total)
5 minutes - read through the text individually.
40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)
15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers

We specialize in play scripts, we have a William Shakespeare collection with Richard III, Macbeth and Hamlet. We also have a good selection of Christmas play scripts including Elf, The Santa Clause and A Christmas Carol.

For more great resources check out Creative Primary Literacy!


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Created: Jan 24, 2020

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