Announcements and Reminders:
The Reading/Listening portion of the SAGE ELA Test will be given
at the beginning of May -- May 1-4.
We are preparing for that now.
Come rested and well-fed and hydrated!
You can practice with a training test at
Click "Sign In."
Select Grade 7
Select "Reading Language and Listening"
Look over the Settings Options
Do the Sound and Video Check.
Do the Text to Speech Sound Check.
Glance Through Instructions and Help.
Click on "Begin Test Now."
Read the questions for a passage.
Then read the passage.
Notice that you have Masking, a Dictionary, and Notes,
and that you can highlight sections.
Notice how to use the editing questions.Some have a drop-down list of answers.
There may be more that don't show until you scroll through them.
Some editing questions may require you to type a correction.
Read over your correction. The sentence should make sense with it inserted.
Targets for Today:
I can be prepared to show what I know when I test.
I can recognize coordinate adjectives and correctly use commas with them.
Test Taking Tips
Facts about the SAGE test.
Practices for the test.
Poetry and Figurative Language
Reading a passage and answering questions.
Coming soon to a classroom very near you: Coordinate adjectives retest
If You Were Absent:
See me to take the post-test.