Year 6 Reading Comprehension Women at War

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Find out how, during World War 1, women became much more involved in jobs to support the war effort in this Year 6 Reading Comprehension Women at War. How many of the 14 questions based on the text can you get correct?

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 6 Reading Comprehension Women at War aims to consolidate pupils’ reading skills. There are 14 questions based on an information text about the vital roles women took on to support the war effort during World War 1. Questions include single-choice sets, drag-and-drops, fill in the blanks and mark the words.

National Curriculum Objectives

2a Give or explain the meaning of words in context.
2b Retrieve and record information or identify key details from fiction and non-fiction.
2c Summarise main ideas from more than one paragraph.
2d Make inferences from the text or explain and justify inferences with evidence from the text.
2f Identify or explain how information content is related and contributes to meaning as a whole.
2g Identify or explain how meaning is enhanced through choice of words and phrases.