About this course
This course includes texts from fiction and non-fiction genres to help you practice your reading comprehension skills.
Originally published in 1908, the book was authored by Kenneth Grahame. In this extract, Rat goes out to search for his friend Mole who had gone into the Wild Woods alone.
This is a biographical piece on the life of Juliette Gordon Low. It is non-fiction, so expect to find differences from fiction books.
First published 1906, this extract is from E. Nesbit’s ‘The Railway Children’. Roberta, Peter, Phyllis and their mother have just come into their new house and are trying to find their way around.