This product is designed to test or assess student skills in poetry. The poetry quiz, tests skills such as Inferenceing, Main Idea, Figurative Language, Rhyme Scheme, Summary and Context Clues. The poem used on the test is a classic poem, A Little Brother Follows Me. The TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills) tested are based upon 5th grade standards. Included is a Poetry Quiz, Modified Poetry Quiz, Answer keys for both, and a breakdown of TEKS covered in each question.
Since the assessment quiz covers basic ELA/Reading concepts it can also be applied to classrooms that operate under Common Core Standards (CCS). It is a multiple choice assessment designed to emulate the STAAR test.
TEKS for 2013 2014 2015, fifth grade, 5th level, 5th grade. English Language Arts, Reading, Poetry, Poetic Testing. Krista Knight. Texas Education. Homeschool resources.