Resource Type: Assessment Resource
Discipline: English Language Arts
Ohio Standards Alignment: Grade 5
Professional Commentary: This question asks students to determine the meaning of dreaded by using context clues and text structures. Clues to the meaning of dreaded are found in the cause and effect relationship established in the first sentence. This is a sample multiple choice test item used in a past Ohio Reading Achievement Test (for more information, see IMS: Assessments). From this test item, a visitor may view the reading passage and information regarding the general performance on this item. The Ohio Department of Education's IMS website allows visitors to search for test items and build a printable database of questions by choosing the "Add to Your Backpack" function. This resource is also available in Word format....