'); } var S; S=topJS(); SLoad(S); //-->
Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Reading Comprehension Worksheets
|edHelper's suggested reading level:||grades 2 to 3|
|Flesch-Kincaid grade level:||3.8|
By Jody Williams
1 What is your favorite song? What kind of music do you like? If you had lived in the 1700s, your answer might have been classical music.
2 On January 27, 1756, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born. He was born in Austria. Austria is a country in Europe. Mozart's father wrote music. He was a violin teacher. Mozart never went to school. His father taught him. Mozart liked math. He also liked music.
3 Mozart started playing the piano when he was three years old. He became a composer of music when he was five years old. A composer is a person who writes music. He wrote symphonies when he was nine. A symphony is a type of music. In a symphony, instruments play together to create a song. It usually has different sections. Mozart wrote operas when he was 12. An opera is like a play. The actors sing the words.
Paragraphs 4 to 7:
For the complete story with questions: click here for printable
English Reading Comprehension: "Wonder-Child"
French Reading Comprehension: L'enfant-miracle
Spanish Reading Comprehension: Un niño de maravilla
Italian Reading Comprehension: Bambino prodigio
German Reading Comprehension: Das Wunderkind
Feedback on "Wonder-Child"
Weekly Reading Books
More Activities, Lesson Plans, and Worksheets