This excerpt from "Fun ACT Prep: Skill by Skill" is an assessment passage scaffolding the style and rhetoric skills of adding, deleting, and revising information; organizing sentences and paragraphs; wordiness and redundancy; and word choice and tone. The assessment is designed for use after studying the related "Fun ACT Prep" materials. Students will enjoy the high-interest passage about urban legends.The section includes an answer key with explanations and a self-assessment checklist.
"Fun ACT Prep: Skill by Skill" combines fun, high-interest topics relevant to teens with challenging passages and standardized questions. Practice for the ACT while reading about Batman, LeBron James, phobias, video games, urban legends, "The Hunger Games," Taylor Swift, and many more!
Build toward success by learning each of the 23 most-assessed English & Reading skills
Practice by isolating each question type in smaller passages
Chunk several skills together in fun, full-length passages
Reflect with exercises that hone strengths and improve weaknesses
Useful for individual practice, classroom instruction, or small group tutoring, "Fun ACT Prep: Skill by Skill" is adaptable for differentiated instruction and a Response to Invervention (RTI).
Aligned to Common Core Standards for Reading and Language Arts.
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by Mary Kate Durkin & Chris Mikulskis