Three Pack of Passages - Bug Assassins, Statue of Liberty, and Basic Skills.
Explain In One Sentence - Astronauts, Barbie, and Pets Main Idea
Passages on Beliefs - Superstitions, Books as a thing of the past, and Big Ben.
Write a Concluding Sentence - All about LEGO building blocks.
Violent Tornadoes - Storms that are out of control. Now I now how ants feel.
Birthstones and Zodiacs - I never knew there was such a thing as "official" birthstones. I always thought they were just made up.
Lewis and Clark - Let's drop a little history lesson.
Fictional Passages - These are all multiple choice.
Skim-able Passages - See if these aren't just a little easier to handle, even though the reading level is boosted.
Common Testing Themes - We see these three topics year in and year out on the National exams.