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KS2 Reading Comprehension Activities


Key Stage 2 (Age 7-11)

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Mina Mistry Investigates

Mystery-solving activities include a crossword puzzle, word unscramble, character drawing, a detective-style search-and-find and an extract of the book.

FREE extract of book 1
Pupil’s Pack
Printable Activity Sheet
Mina Mistry Poster
Create the world’s most disgusting school dinner

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Danny Dingle’s Fantastic Finds
FREE extract of book 1

Fun activities include a scientific invention, wordsearch, spot-the-difference, origami tutorial and a laugh-out-loud extract of the book.

Pupil’s Pack
Teacher’s Pack
The Metal-Mobile Activity Sheet
The Super-sonic Submarine Activity Sheet
make your own origami super-dog

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Hopeless Heroes

Greek mythology activities include mazes and puzzles, word unscramble, fun facts about Ancient Greece and colouring-in.

FREE extract of book 1
Here Comes Hercules! Activity Sheet
Hera’s Terrible Trap! Activity Sheet
Hopeless Heroes Reading Log

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Jane Austen Children’s Stories

Comprehension activities include read-and-recall questions, a wordsearch and colouring-in.

Pride and Prejudice Online Quiz
Pride and Prejudice Pupil’s Pack
Pride and Prejudice Answers Sheet

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The Sherlock Holmes Children’s Collection

Elementary-reading activities include mystery-solving spot-the-difference, word unscrambles, a maze puzzle and colouring-in.

Sherlock Holmes Series 1 Activity Sheet

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The Charles Dickens Children’s Collection

Victorian-era activities include plot sequencing, spot-the-difference, word unscramble and colouring-in.

Oliver Twist Activity Sheet
Charles Dickens Poster

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The Legends of King Arthur

Arthurian activities include a wordsearch, spot-the-difference, colouring-in and an extract of the book.

Arthurian Activity Sheet