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  • Questions 4,657
  • Vocabulary Terms 242
  • Performance Tasks 305
  • Instructional Videos 130

Test Standards

  1. (1.A) Listen
  2. (1.B) Instructions
  3. (1.C) Advocate a position
  4. (1.D) Collaborate
  5. (2.A) Clarify meanings
  6. (2.B) Clarify meanings
  7. (2.C) Greek/Latin roots
  1. (5.A) Establish purpose
  2. (5.B) Generate questions
  3. (5.C) Predictions
  4. (5.D) Mental images
  5. (5.E) Connections
  6. (5.F) Inferences
  7. (5.G) Key ideas
  8. (5.H) Synthesize
  9. (5.I) Comprehension
  10. (6.A) Personal connections
  11. (6.B) Write responses
  12. (6.C) Evidence to support response
  13. (6.D) Paraphrase and summarize
  14. (6.E) Notetaking, annotating
  15. (6.F) Use vocabulary
  16. (6.G) Meanings of text
  17. (6.H) Respond appropriately
  18. (6.I) Adjust responses
  19. (6.J) Authors' claims
  1. (7.A) Themes
  2. (7.B) Characters
  3. (7.C) Plot development
  4. (7.D) Setting
  5. (8.A) Literary genres
  6. (8.B) Poem elements
  7. (8.C) Dialogue and staging
  8. (8.D) Informational texts
  9. (8.E) Argumentative texts
  10. (8.F) Multimodal and digital texts
  1. (9.A) Purpose, audience, message
  2. (9.B) Structure and purpose
  3. (9.C) Features
  4. (9.D) Figurative langayge
  5. (9.E) Literary devices
  6. (9.F) Mood, voice
  7. (9.G) Rhetorical devices
  1. (10.A) Plan
  2. (10.B) Develop drafts
  3. (10.C) Revise
  4. (10.D) Conventions
  5. (10.E) Publish
  6. (11.A) Compose literary
  7. (11.B) Compose informational
  8. (11.C) Compose argumentative
  9. (11.D) Compose correspondence
  1. (12.AB) Questions and plan
  2. (12.C) Refine question
  3. (12.D) Gather information
  4. (12.EF) Sources
  5. (12.G) Paraphrasing
  6. (12.H) Examine sources
  7. (12.I) Citations
  8. (12.J) Delivery