Year 1 Comprehensions - Dinosaurs - 3 Levels - Colour and Black & White

This resource contains 5 comprehension activities all about dinosaurs. They are suitable for using with year 1 or lower ability year 2.
They each contain a short piece of text with words that can be sounded out. There are three trickier words which have pictures to help children work out what they say.
The text is followed by 5 simple questions.

There are three differentiated levels. There is a colour and black & white version of each level.

There are five different topics:

  • What were dinosaurs?
  • Diplodocus
  • Triceratops
  • Tyrannosaurus Rex
  • What happened to all the dinosaurs?

There is also a PowerPoint included in the pack containing a slide for each text from the middle ability so that you can go through the comprehensions before the children complete them. Each slide also contains 3 words that are trickier to sound out, with sound buttons underneath them. Answers are also included.

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You might also be interested in our Year 2 comprehensions on dinosaurs:

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