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Cloze Reading Assignment 2


Fill in the blanks with the words found in the word bank to complete the Reading Passage. You may use the words more than once.

Word Bank

Energy Makes Things Move

It takes _____________ to make things _____________. Cars and motorcycles run on the energy stored in ____________. Many toys run on the energy __________ in batteries. Sail boats are ___________ by the energy in the _________. After a long day, do you ever feel too tired to move? You’ve run out of ___________. You need to eat some food to ____________.

Energy Runs Machines

It takes energy to run our TVs, computers, and video games. Energy in the form of _______________. We use electricity many times every day. It gives us ___________ and _____________, it makes things move, and it runs our toys, electronics, and microwaves. Imagine what your life would be like without electricity.

We make electricity by ________________, ___________, __________ , and even __________. We make it from the energy that holds __________ together. We make it with energy from the sun, the wind, and falling water. Sometimes, we use heat from inside the _________________ to make electricity.