This lesson is a whole group test practice lesson based on a picture book. The idea is to expose students to the language of test questions long before they have to take high stakes tests. The questions include one question from each type of fundamental comprehension question usually asked on state tests.
Skills covered: Comparing and Contrasting
Cause and Effect
Identifying Main Idea and Details
Interpreting Figurative Language
Distinguishing Between Real and Make Believe
Determining Authors Purpose
Identifying Problems and Solutions