edHelper.com
Grade 3 Reading Comprehensions


Treasure Hunt


Treasure Hunt
Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grade 3
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   3.52

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    cavern, commander, headlong, non-perishable, whoopee, wide-eyed, leading, tapped, ancient, thump, southwest, packed, hammer, supplies, peace, huge
     content words:    So Kweegel


Print Treasure Hunt
edHelper.com subscriber options:
     Print Treasure Hunt  (font options, pick words for additional puzzles, and more)

     Quickly print reading comprehension

     Print a proofreading activity


Feedback on Treasure Hunt
     Leave your feedback on Treasure Hunt  (use this link if you found an error in the story)



Treasure Hunt
By Beth and Douglas Beutler
  

1     "Now that we have found the ancient treasure map, your mission, Kweegel, is to go to the Cave of Manitosa and search for the long lost Emerald of Jackar. Are you ready to go?"
 
2     Kweegel looked at his commander. "Yes, sir. This is something I have been trained to do."
 
3     "Then go in peace. We will pray for your safety."
 
4     Kweegel went home and spread out the map of the cave and the trail leading to it. He studied the map carefully. It looked as if it would take about two days to hike to the cave. He would then spend several days searching for the stone. It would not be good to be in a cave alone for all that time. So Kweegel called his best friend, Rumple.

Paragraphs 5 to 15:
For the complete story with questions: click here for printable


Copyright © 2008 edHelper