school life reading comprehension exercises
I Read the text.
Hello, boys and girls! My name is Alan. I live in Chester. I am ten and I’m in the fourth form. I go to school on weekdays but I do not go to school on Saturdays and Sundays.
I usually have five or six lessons. Our lessons start at eight thirty and finish at quarter to three. We have a short break between lessons. At quarter past twelve we have lunch time.
My favourite subject is Maths. I also like IT and Science. My favourite day is Wednesday because I have Maths, Science and IT on this day.
I like my classmates. They are very friendly. Our teachers are nice. I love my school.
II Write the answers to these questions.
1 What is the boy’s name? _____________________________________________________
2 Where is he from? __________________________________________________________
3 How old is Alan? ____________________________________________________________
4 Where does he go on weekdays? ______________________________________________
5 Does Alan go to school on Saturday and Sunday? _________________
6 How many lessons does he have every day? _______________
7 What is Alan’s favourite subject? ____________________________
8 What other subjects does he like? ___________________________
9 Why does Alan like Wednesdays? ___________________________
10 Are his classmates friendly? _______________________________
11 What does Alan say about his teachers? _____________________
III Underline the school subjects
which you study at school. IV Choose the correct school subjects: A or B.
Art, Biology, Chemistry, PE, 1 You learn what happened in the past.
Drawing, History, Geography A History B Music
English, Chinese, French, IT, 2 You learn a lot about the Earth, other countries.
Russian, Spanish, Literature, A Art B Geography
Social studies, Maths, Reading, 3 You learn how to work with numbers.
Physics, Music, Science, Spelling A Reading B Maths
What are your favourite 4 You learn how to draw and paint.
subjects? A Drawing B Chemistry
__________________________ 5 You learn how to speak, write and understand English.
__________________________ A English B Science
__________________________ 6 You learn how to use computers.
__________________________ A PE B IT