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Practise Predicting Future Events

In this worksheet, students will predict what happens next in a story.

'Practise Predicting Future Events' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 4 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Comprehension

Curriculum subtopic:   Predict Story Development

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

This activity is all about making predictions.


Predictions are clever guesses about what might happen next in a story.


Look at the cave below.




What do you predict is in the cave?


Could it be empty?

Could it be home to a bear?

Are there hidden treasures inside?


Read the sentence below:


Zoe shone her torch into the mouth of the cave. It was surprisingly quiet and cold. As she took a few more steps, a giant shadow crossed her path.


Who or what could the shadow belong to?


angry bear


Could it be an angry bear?

Could it be another explorer like Zoe?

Was it her own shadow?


In this activity, we will read a text and make predictions about what might happen next.

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