Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Reading Comprehension Worksheets
Back to School
Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1

Back to School
Back to School


Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1
Print Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1 Reading Comprehension with Third Grade Work

Print Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1 Reading Comprehension with Fourth Grade Work

Print Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1 Reading Comprehension with Fifth Grade Work

Print Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1 Reading Comprehension

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   high interest, readability grades 3 to 5
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   4.78

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    administrator, Corya, disinterested, ethereal, formally, humanoid, nave, posting, preoccupation, purple-edged, skyward, immediately, bowing, gravity, schedule, meters
     content words:    Sata Ashai, Reina Rogers, Ronan Rogers

Other Languages
     Spanish: Como el sol y la luna (primera parte)


Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1
By Mary Lynn Bushong
  

1     Reina and Ronan were dropped off in front of their new school by the consular vehicle. They had had several days to get used to their father's new ambassadorial posting, but Reina wasn't even sure that years would be long enough.
 
2     "This school is so, so...alien," she muttered to her brother. "I mean, it's beautiful to look at, but..." her voice trailed off.
 
3     "Of course it's alien," chided her brother Ronan. "It's supposed to be alien. We're on another planet, light-years from Earth." He paused. "Don't worry, just follow my lead. I make friends quickly."
 
4     They started up the steps of the building. Its architecture was different from anything the two had seen before. The buildings seemed to soar skyward in great arches of light. They knew it was a trick of the eye, since the building was substantial, but it made the school seem uplifting and ethereal.

Paragraphs 5 to 14:
For the complete story with questions: click here for printable



Weekly Reading Books

          Create Weekly Reading Books

Prepare for an entire week at once!


Feedback on Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1
Leave your feedback on Like the Sun and Moon, Part 1   (use this link if you found an error in the story)



Back to School
             Back to School



Copyright © 2018 edHelper