Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test

Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
Prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera Multiple-Choice Reading Test
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This 34-question multiple-choice reading analysis/comprehension test/quiz on the prologue from The Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera has questions from different levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy (revised). It will test students’ literal and interpretive understanding of the selection, plot development, characterization, author’s purpose, point of view, making inferences, vocabulary, and figurative language. Questions are modeled after standardized tests (SAT, ACT, and state tests) to familiarize students with the structure and vocabulary of standardized test questions. Questions 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. Editable MS Word Doc. You can use this product for years and years! Feedback is always welcomed and appreciated!

Objectives/US Standards (SUGGESTED) (From Corestandards.com):

Students are expected to:

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.4
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of rhymes and other repetitions of sounds (e.g., alliteration) on a specific verse or stanza of a poem or section of a story or drama.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6-8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1
Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.

Editable MS Word Doc. You can use this product for years and years!

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