ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity

ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity
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Make test-prep fun! Help prepare your students for high-stakes standardized tests with this ELA Test Prep Nonfiction Reading Escape Room Activity.

This download includes teacher directions, student directions, and all of the printable resources necessary to hold an escape activity in your classroom. There are two different nonfiction passages included in this resource: one is used during the escape room and the other is for after the escape room as a follow-up activity.

BEFORE THE ESCAPE

Give students a copy of the nonfiction reading passage before beginning the escape room. Give them time to read and annotate the passage.

DURING THE ESCAPE

Students will complete four different test prep, nonfiction reading-focused ELA tasks that rely on answering questions that mirror state testing questions, finding appropriate evidence for specific questions, determining the meaning of more challenging words, and writing an objective summary. Students should be able to complete the escape room in one 55-minute class period.

AFTER THE ESCAPE

Conclude the escape activity by reviewing the correct answers with your students. The multiple-choice question answer key comes with answer rationales so that you can explain to your students why the correct answers are correct.

After students complete the escape room challenge for the first nonfiction reading passage, there is a second nonfiction reading passage and a six-question test prep practice test to help ensure that students are better prepared for state testing.

Check out my other exciting escape room activities:

ELA Test Prep Vocabulary Escape Room Activity

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Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze how an author uses and refines the meaning of a key term or terms over the course of a text (e.g., how Madison defines faction in Federalist No. 10).
Determine two or more central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how they interact and build on one another to provide a complex analysis; provide an objective summary of the text.
Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone (e.g., how the language of a court opinion differs from that of a newspaper).
Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text.
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