The best way to become a strong reader is to read, read, and then read more! You are not born knowing how to read – you must learn how. If you want to accelerate your reading abilities, try using the following passages at 2-4 minutes for each passage.
The third grade reading curriculum places a premium on fluency development. Additionally, it is a necessary ability for your child’s general academic performance. To aid you in organising reading lessons for your third grader, we have compiled a collection of ten 3rd grade reading fluency readings. Utilise this list to assist your third-graders in becoming excellent readers!
1. Reading Fluency Passages With Comprehension Question
These 30 passages can be printed or used digitally in Google Classroom to improve 3rd-grade pupils’ reading fluency and comprehension. Please print using one “page” size (8.5″ x 11″). Use the same font size, line spacing, and margins requested in the free 3rd-grade reading passages.
Parents will also benefit from this kit because it includes a weekly reading diary in which they can track their child’s at-home reading fluency work.
2. Fluency Intervention Binders
These Fluency Intervention Binders can be used to organize fluency practice for 3rd-grade readers. This product includes a reading diary to help parents keep track of their child’s reading fluency progress in the classroom or at home. Parents may also use these booklets in their classroom as a quick assessment for 3rd graders.
3. Fluency Check
This Fluency Check includes a reading journal that allows parents to check their children’s reading fluency during independent reading time. The reading journal also includes a list of free 3rd-grade reading passages that may be used as a fluency drill.
4. Classroom Management Plan
This Classroom Management Plan can be used for classroom management plans for the last several weeks of the year. Carrying out these last few weeks of classroom management plans will help you prepare your students for state testing and end-of-the-year assessments.
5. Reading Fluency Tasks
This product includes a variety of reading fluency tasks that teachers can use to improve the reading skills of their 3rd-grade classes. These reading fluency tasks are beneficial for improving fluency and comprehension in your classroom.
6. Instructional Reading Plan
This instructional reading plan can be used as a guide for integrating reading fluency into your classroom instruction. The instructional reading plan includes various cross-curricular activities that could be displayed on the classroom whiteboard or displayed online in Google Classroom.
7. 3rd Grade Fluency Passages for January
This reading fluency lesson plan includes various reading passages and activities that can be used to improve the fluency and comprehension of 3rd-grade readers. The reading activity is intended for independent reading time.
8. Reading Passages With Comprehension Questions
This instructional reading plan includes fluency passages and comprehension questions for 3rd-grade readers. The instructional reading plan includes a variety of passages, questions, and fluency tasks that may be used in classroom management plans or as homework assignments.
9. Poetry/Choral Reading
This instructional reading plan can teach students how to read poetry and choral read fluently. The lesson plan includes printable poetry anthologies, fluency questionnaires, and additional resources for teaching choral reading.
10. Fluency Pockets
This Fluency Pocket includes a recording sheet that allows teachers to track their students’ fluency progress over an extended period. The fluency pockets can be printed and organized into a reading journal binder or displayed on the classroom whiteboard for easy access. This fluency pocket can be used to practice reading fluently during independent reading time. The lesson plan includes 3rd-grade reading passages and reading fluency tasks for students.
11. Fluency Progress Monitoring
This fluency progress monitoring product includes a list of fluency tasks teachers may use to track their students’ fluency improvement. The lesson plan includes 3rd-grade reading passages, reading fluency drills, and additional activities that may be used in a classroom management plan.
12. Fluency Drill Sheets
This product includes a variety of reading drill sheets that can be used as an adjunct to a school-wide fluency intervention program for 3rd graders. The reading drill sheets can be used to drill 3rd-grade readers on various reading skills, including nouns and verbs, long vowel sounds, consonant blends, digraphs, or two-syllable words.
13. Word Work Fluency Materials
This word work fluency activity packet includes various word work materials that can be used to teach 3rd graders how to read “sight” words fluently. The lesson plan includes various word work activities and printable word work worksheets.
14. Differentiated Fluency for Thirds
This Fluency Differentiation for Thirds includes a list of 3rd-grade reading passages and reading fluency tasks that teachers can use to plan differentiated instruction for their students. The lesson plan includes an answer key for the reading passages and additional fluency tasks.
15. Reading Comprehension and Fluency Passages
This Reading Comprehension and Fluency Passages product includes a variety of reading passages that can be used to teach 3rd-grade readers how to read fluently. The reading passages are intended for independent reading time.