Hard Times on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Level L Book
Reading Comprehension Packet/Worksheets
Hard Times on the Prairie A Little House Book written by Laura Ingalls Wilder and illustrated by Renee Graef comprehension packet includes vocabulary strategies, identifying events, comprehension questions, predictions, and using descriptive words. A key is also available for this packet.
Hard Times on the Prairie (L) A Little House Book
prowl- looking around, hunting
narrow- a long, skinny ditch
billow- to puff up
flare- a flame that is pushed around by the wind
tremble- to shake
choked – completely covered
1) Circle two things that happened to Laura and her family on the trip to Kansas.
They were in a bad thunderstorm.
The whole family got sick
They ran out of food.
Wolves were sometimes nearby.
2) What did Pa have to do to get the ground ready for planting.
3) What caused huge black clouds to rise in the sky?
4) What did Pa do to save their house from the fire.