If you need your students to rehearse for the writing STAAR, this passage will help a bunch! The questions address:
-Adding a concluding statement that fits with the central idea of the passage
-Adding a transition phrase
-Adding a sentence that fits with the main idea of the paragraph
-Using commas and conjunctions to join two complete thoughts/sentences
-its vs. it's
There are 10 questions, plus an answer key. The students can circle their answers on the question page, or you can post questions around the room and have students write their answers in the blanks on the bottom of the passage. The answer choices spell "PAUL McGANN" (the 8th Doctor) for easy grading at a glance.
Students will love this Doctor Who passage, which gives the basics about the popular BBC television show.
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