Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)

Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
Grade 9 Holt McDougal Lit. Unit 1: Narrative Structure Test Bundle (9 total)
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    This bundle of 9 tests on 9 reading selections from the textbook HOLT McDOUGAL LITERATURE, GRADE 9 ISBN-10: 0547115784 Unit 1: The Plot Thickens (Narrative Structure) includes multiple-choice questions (number varies depending on length of reading selection) from different levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy (revised). Some tests cover several reading selections. It will test students’ literal and interpretive understanding of the selection including: summarization, main idea, characterization, author’s purpose, point of view, making inferences, vocabulary, literary devices, figurative language, fact & opinion, analogies, and other elements of literature. Questions are modeled after standardized tests (SAT, ACT, and state tests) and are spaced 1.5 lines apart for comfortable reading. The questions also encourage students to go back and re-read key parts of the selection, a crucial skill for comprehension and improving reading stamina. Answer key included. Comes in editable MS Word Doc format. These 9 tests total over 200 pages of test material. This is over a $25 value! Feedback is always welcomed and appreciated! 

    *PLEASE NOTE: Due to copyright restrictions, this product does not contain the reading selection(s).

    Included tests listed below:

    Unit 1: The Plot Thickens (Narrative Structure: fiction, nonfiction, & poetry) (9 tests total)

    1. “A Sound of Thunder” by Ray Bradbury
    2. “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell
    3. “Daughter of Invention” by Julia Alvarez
    4. “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry
    5. Excerpt from Black Boy: “The RIghts to the Streets of Memphis” by Richard Wright
    6. Excerpt from Chapter 8 of Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand
    7. “The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe
    8. “Incident in a Rose Garden” by Donald Justice
    9. “Sorry, Right Number” by Stephen King

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    Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.
    Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text.
    Analyze the structure of texts, including how specific sentences, paragraphs, and larger portions of the text (e.g., a section, chapter, scene, or stanza) relate to each other and the whole.
    Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.
    Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
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