This quiz requires students to read a non-fiction passage and then choose the best summary for the passage. The quiz contains twelve passages on the following topics:
-dates (the fruit)
-rainfall around the world
-types of earthquake faults
-tea and how it's made
-The Black Death
-the mineral, beryl
-the three regions of North Carolina
Many of the passages support the fourth-grade science curriculum and the fourth-grade NC social studies curriculum. However, the passages are suitable for any teacher using the Common Core reading curriculum.
This resource can be used in many ways: as a whole-group test, an in-class activity for small groups or partners, individual practice, or homework. Students bubble their answer choices on a separate answer sheet, making grading very quick and easy.
-created by Mac Daniel