This reading comprehension passage is about Plant Defenses. Through this passage students will learn about questions like: What are the ways plants use to protect themselves from harm? What is the function of the waxy layer on the leaf surface? What can happen when a plant is under attack? What is the main purpose of a plant's tough outer layers? What type of organisms do plants defend themselves against? Why do bugs stay away from peppers?
In our classroom, we have found that reading comprehension passages are great at engaging students. They also fit very well as introductory activities and homework. Early finishers also love these passage and questions.
What is all included?
✔ Reading Passage on Plant Defenses (PDF)
✔ 10 Multiple Choice Questions
✔ Answer Key for MCQs