Whether you teach a child in the 3rd grade or you have one of your own, the new state assessment can be scary. So, don’t wait until test time to prepare your student start now!
The following are 15 short high interest short reading passages and questions that mimic the state assessment.
These activities can help you teach your students how to determine the main ideas, use appropriate vocabulary, make inferences, and making inferences. Students are also required to use context clues and prior knowledge to answer questions.
These questions are especially designed for 3rd grade students especially those taking the Mississippi assessment. However, they can be used with students in other states and with older students.
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