This collection of 5 tests on 5 reading selections (zip folder) from the textbook PRENTICE HALL LITERATURE, 8e GRADE 7 ISBN-13: 978-0131317147 ISBN-10: 0131317148 Unit 5 Drama includes 10-50 multiple-choice questions (varies depending on length of reading selection) from different levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy (revised). It will test students’ literal and interpretive understanding of the work, characterization, point of view, author’s purpose, making inferences, vocabulary, literary devices, and figurative language. 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 5 tests total 121 pages of test material. This is over a $25 value! Feedback is always welcomed and appreciated!
Reading selections/tests include:
A Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley, Acts I & II, Israel Horovitz
"The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street," Rod Serling
Excerpt from Grandpa and the Statue, Arthur Miller
"My Head Is Full of Starshine," Peg Kehret
“Four Skinny Trees,” Sandra Cisneros
This product is student-centered, meaning:
–it allows you to become a facilitator!