Reading comprehension activities for the primary classroom

Help children get the most out of their reading with our wide range of comprehension resources for KS1 and KS2. 

We've organised our comprehension resources into popular categories. If you're looking for activities based on well-known books and authors, click on the relevant link below. For general comprehension activities for both fiction and non-fiction texts, simply pick from the skills below and then filter by key stage. Or to see all our comprehension resources in one place, follow the link at the bottom of the page. 

You might also like our comprehension packs: Reading at KS1, Comprehension at lower KS2 and Comprehension at upper KS2.