Reading Passages

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We offer a variety of reading passages for grades 1-5 (Flesch-Kincaid levels 1-5.9). Want to use your own passage with ThinkFluency? You can easily upload it in the app from the passages screen.

Grade Level One

A Cold Winter Day
  • 1.5
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 108
    Word Count
A Day at the Park
  • 1.1
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 13
    Word Count
Coins
  • 1.6
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 79
    Word Count
Going to the Farm
  • 1.9
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 88
    Word Count
The Beach Trip
  • 1.6
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 122
    Word Count
The Big Green Frog
  • 1.6
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 111
    Word Count

Grade Level Two

Katies' Puppy
  • 2.6
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 123
    Word Count
Rainy Day
  • 2.2
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 126
    Word Count
Seasons
  • 2.7
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 86
    Word Count
Skunks
  • 2.1
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 122
    Word Count
The First Day of School
  • 2.6
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 96
    Word Count
The Sun
  • 2.9
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 98
    Word Count

Grade Level Three

Five Senses
  • 3.7
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 117
    Word Count
Levers
  • 3.5
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 182
    Word Count
The Extension of Grace
  • 3.7
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 154
    Word Count
The Field Trip
  • 3.3
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 152
    Word Count
The Fox and the Crow
  • 3.1
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 156
    Word Count
Timmy's Kite
  • 3.2
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 157
    Word Count

Grade Level Four

Eclipse
  • 4.5
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 141
    Word Count
Empathy for You and Me
  • 4.8
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 248
    Word Count
Fog
  • 4.4
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 188
    Word Count
Life Cycles
  • 4.7
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 151
    Word Count
The Ant and the Grasshopper
  • 4.7
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 146
    Word Count
What are Herbivores?
  • 4.9
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 168
    Word Count

Grade Level Five

Heavy Lesson
  • 5.7
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 206
    Word Count
How Computers Work
  • 5.9
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 141
    Word Count
Jimmy Carter
  • 5.4
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 202
    Word Count
Mars
  • 5.1
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 210
    Word Count
Mount Everest
  • 5.8
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 178
    Word Count
The Shepherd Boy
  • 5.4
    Flesch-Kincaid
  • 197
    Word Count