This collection of free reading comprehension worksheets is geared to early readers. Most of these worksheets are pretty simple and should suit kindergarten or first grade readers. There are five different types to choose from that all ask kids to read very short stories and then to answer some simple questions. The questions range from multiple choice, to circling the correct word to complete a sentence, to sequencing the events and more. Just click on any of the image below to view and print your copy of these free reading comprehension worksheets.

reading comprehension worksheet - beach story

Beginner Reading Comprehension - At the Beach

Read the short story about the beach and then answer the simple questions.

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reading comprehension worksheet - having a picnic

Beginner Reading Comprehension - Having a Picnic

Read the short story about a picnic and then answer the simple questions.

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reading comprehension worksheet - going to the movies

Complete the Sentences - Going to the Movies Reading Comprehension Worksheet

Read the short story about going to the movies and then circle the answer that best completes each of the sentences.

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reading comprehension worksheet - going to the park

Complete the Sentences - Going to the Park Reading Comprehension Worksheet

Read the short story about playing at the park and then circle the answer that best completes each of the sentences.

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read and sequence worksheet

Read and Sequence - Getting Ready for School

Read the short story about going to school and then number the events to put them in sequence.

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read and sequence bedtime worksheet

Read and Sequence - Going to Bed

Read the short story about getting ready for bed and then number the events to put them in sequence.

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Reading Comprehension Worksheet - My Family

Read the short family related story and then answer each of the questions about the story on the lines provided.

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Reading Comprehension Worksheet - My house

Read the short story about the house and then answer each of the questions about the story on the lines provided.

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read and sequence shopping story

Sequencing the Story Worksheet - Going Shopping

Read the story about going shopping and then write the events in sequence on the lines provided.

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read and sequence bath story

Sequencing the Story Worksheet - Taking a Bath

Read the story about bath time and then write the events in sequence on the lines provided.

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spot the nouns worksheet

Spot the Nouns Worksheet

Read the short story and spot the nouns

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