Interactive mnemonics to help your students review a year's worth of vocabulary and genre elements before taking STAAR! No prep for you except making copies and lots of engagement for your students!
This folder is a powerful study tool with all the information and academic vocabulary listed by genre as well as reviewing author's purpose for each genre and reviewing important test vocabulary words.
Included in this file and tailored for fourth graders is:
*Folding Notes: The Fiction 4Q (summarizing)
*Printable: Point of View: 1st/3rd: Limited vs. Omniscient
*Folding Notes: P.L.A.Y.S. (elements of drama)
*Folding Notes: P.D.A.S. (elements of biography)
*Folding Notes: Figurative Language (poetry)
*Folding Notes: Text Structures (informational)
*Printable: Text Feature Symbols and Definitions (Informational)
*Printable: R1A1 (Paired Passage strategies)
*A section of notes on test words like, "convey", "emphasize", etc.
*Photos, instructions, and ideas
Thanks for looking! If you teach fifth grade, check out my other products. I have another folder review projectl that features includes persuasive and procedural texts, which are also possible genres for fifth grade.