UKS2 History - Influential US Presidents Volume I Reading Comprehension Book

This book contains four reading comprehension activities about the lives of four of the most influential US Presidents in history. It includes activities on George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt. Students have to read the text and then answer questions. Suitable for ages 10-13. This resource is ideal for homework activities, reading group activities, guided reading, exam/test preparation etc.

Each worksheet requires NO PREP and has 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 per activity ( one hour)
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.

If you liked the reading comprehension activity why not look at one of our Reading Comprehension Activity Books:
We have a Non-Fiction edition with 10 activities for just £4.00:

And, a World War II Collection with 10 ativities for just £4.00:

Save for later
  • UKS2-US-Presidents-CPL.pdf
  • Preview-US-Presidents-Book.pdf

About this resource


Created: Nov 12, 2018

Updated: Nov 7, 2019

pdf, 12 MB


pdf, 1 MB


Report a problem

Tes Paid Licence

How can I re-use this?