Using excerpts from popular youth novels, these task cards will engage your students and help them practice finding the author’s purpose. Each card features an excerpt, two multiple-choice questions, and one free response.
Perfect for standardized test prep. They are also great in small groups, literacy centers, stations, partner work, intervention groups, and much more. You could also use one card at a time with your whole class as a warm-up, mini-lesson, or exit ticket. An answer key is included as well as an author’s purpose poster and student recording sheet.
*20 Task Cards
*20 Novel Excerpts
*40 Multiple Choice Questions
*20 Free Response Questions
*Student Answer Sheet
Excerpts from the following novels:
Twilight, Harry Potter, If I Stay, The Book Theif, The Selection, The Giver and many more.
Included in the following Bundles:
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle II
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle Complete Set
Other Task Card Bundle:
Inference Task Card Bundle
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STAAR Reading Boot Camp Bundle III
STAAR Reading Practice Tests Bundle
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**SIMILAR TEST PREP PRODUCTS: This product is made to simulate the state test that is mentioned in the title. However, passages and questions may be similar to resources made by the following stores, which are stores that I own and are designed to cater to those individual state tests. I have taken the time to customize the questions so that they match the state practice tests.
Custom Classroom by Angela – Texas STAAR Test Prep
A Creative Classroom – California SBAC Common Core Test Prep
THE SMALL CLASSROOM – Florida FSA Test Prep
A Cozy Classroom – Ohio AIR Test Prep
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