Close reading is a high yield strategy that ensures maximum literary benefits and proficiency as seen in increased test scores. Now you can have five literary Close Reading Tests to assess your students at any time. Product includes close reading tests on the following literary classics plus a bonus product of (40) Close Reading Poetry Task Cards:
"Annabel Lee" - Edgar Allan Poe
"Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night" - Dylan Thomas
"Ode on Melancholy" - John Keats
"The Road Not Taken" - Robert Frost
"Sonnet 18" - William Shakespeare.
Test questions include multiple choice, short answers, and a rigorous five-paragraph essay on the thematic message of each task. This product is Common Core aligned, all-inclusive, and super sub friendly - keep them learning even when you're not there! Answer key and text included for all assessments.
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A must have for every English teacher!
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