Scattered Stories

A Grade 5 Reading Skill Resource

On a warm spring afternoon, a very old man sat in a chair on his porch. He didn?t have anyone to talk to. His wife died years ago. His children moved away and rarely came to visit. Even his old friends had all passed away. He mostly just kept to himself.

This is a fictional story about an old man telling his stories to a flower.

Reading Exercises

Comprehension Questions

Vocabulary Activities