Comprehension tasks for young learners

Reading comprehension resources for younger learners in KS1 to help them show their understanding of what they have read

Helen Beevers

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Resources to support and develop children's reading comprehension skills

With lots of different spellings and sounds to learn, young pupils have a lot to contend with when it comes to learning to read, and showing their understanding can be especially tricky. So to make things a little easier, we have gathered together some resources that will help students show their comprehension in a clear and simple way.

Reading comprehension resources

Phonic Comprehension Worksheets KS1 (Yr 2)
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Phonic Comprehension Worksheets KS1 (Yr 2)

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Here are my first few attempts at making comprehension texts for my Literacy set. They are simple stories that I have written or extended from others that I have read. Some have phonic sound focuses and include phase 5 words. They are the original versions but can be adapted by reducing the cont...
KS1 and Early Years English Reading Comprehensions
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KS1 and Early Years English Reading Comprehensions

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This pack contains 30 close reading comprehensions and questions that are suitable for Reception to Year 2 depending on the ability of your students. There are a range of comprehensions that gradually get harder and require the students to read and answer more questions as they progress through eac...
Phonics Skills Book Phase 3 - Phase 5
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Phonics Skills Book Phase 3 - Phase 5

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**242** Page phonics spelling & reading workbook! SEE VIDEO. Based on the teaching order in Jolly Phonics (could be used with any phonics scheme) using phonics words from the suggested word lists. Beginning with group 1 sounds, and logically and sequentially building to cover all blends, digrap...
Reading Comprehensions with Questions (KS1)
Polly Puddleduck

Reading Comprehensions with Questions (KS1)

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Included in this download -15 Reading Comprehensions. One comprehension per A4 page. Questions included. Can be used in class or as homework tasks. \- differentiated reading comprehensions typically for KS1/lower KS2. The comprehensions can be read to the children and/or they can read alone. ...
Non fiction Dinosaur Comprehension
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Non fiction Dinosaur Comprehension

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Non Fiction text about Dinosaurs with questions used for comprehension homework. Please rate and review, any feedback or suggestions for improvement would be most appreciated too! :) For further comprehension texts please view and review my other resources :)
Year 1 Comprehensions - Dinosaurs - 3 Levels
Blossoming Minds

Year 1 Comprehensions - Dinosaurs - 3 Levels

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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 t...
CVC Sentences for Reading Comprehension
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CVC Sentences for Reading Comprehension

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CVC Sentences for Reading Comprehension includes 100 Task Cards. (20 task cards for each vowel sound, a, e, i, o, u) This pack will have your students excited to practice reading, sounding out CVC Words, and comprehending what they are reading. Each task card displays 2 sentences. Students choo...