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Topic: Craft and Structure (ELA - Reading: Informational Text)

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RI.5.4
RI.5.6
RI.5.5

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  • Q1
    Read the sentence from paragraph 5 of the article by Dyan deNapoli. What does the word 'vocal' mean as it is used in the sentence?
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    shy
    noisy
    challenging
    fearful
    60s
    RI.5.4
  • Q2
    Which sentence BEST states a difference between how information is presented in the article by Lauren Tarshis and how information is presented in the article by Dyan deNapoli?
    The article by Tarshis tells about the cause of an oil spill event, while the article by deNapoli highlights the process used to clean the penguins affected by an oil spill event.
    The article by Tarshis offers details about the experience of the rescuers who assist after an oil spill event, while the article by deNapoli discusses the causes of an oil spill event.
    The article by Tarshis focuses on statistics to provide more information about an oil spill event, while the article by deNapoli shares the emotional effects on rescuers after an oil spill event.
    The article by Tarshis puts the reader in the role of a penguin affected by an oil spill event, while the article by deNapoli tells how a person was affected by an oil spill event.
    60s
    RI.5.6
  • Q3
    What is the meaning of 'ingestion' as it is used in paragraph 9 of the article "Update on Penguin Rescue Efforts from Oil Spill in South Atlantic"?
    working hard at a difficult task
    sticking tightly to a surface
    removing from a protective covering
    taking something into the body
    120s
    RI.5.4
  • Q4
    Which statement BEST describes a major difference between the structure of the articles "The Amazing Penguin Rescue" by Dyan deNapoli and "Update on Penguin Rescue Efforts from Oil Spill in South Atlantic"?
    "Update on Penguin Rescue Efforts from Oil Spill in South Atlantic" provides the main steps in the process of the rescue effort, while the article by deNapoli is a firsthand account of one person's experience.
    "Update on Penguin Rescue Efforts from Oil Spill in South Atlantic" presents facts to support an argument in favor of helping penguins, while the article by deNapoli is focused mostly on opinion and emotions related to the oil spill.
    "Update on Penguin Rescue Efforts from Oil Spill in South Atlantic" compares and contrasts many ways people can help rescue penguins, while the article by deNapoli focuses on only one part of the rescue process.
    "Update on Penguin Rescue Efforts from Oil Spill in South Atlantic" is mainly a chronological account of the oil spill itself, while the article by deNapoli focuses on the causes and effects of the oil spill.
    120s
    RI.5.5
  • Q5
    In paragraph 19 of "Phillis's Big Test," what is the meaning of the phrase 'testifying to'?
    representing
    exhibiting
    confirming
    offering
    120s
    RI.5.4

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