2nd-midyear Writing Strategies

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2nd Grade Midyear Writing Strategies test pages 37-37-40.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Read the selection and choose the best answer.Which sentence does NOT belong in the paragraph?
    • A. 

      She got some water to test.

    • B. 

      Her favorite animals are cats.

    • C. 

      She wants to make the water clean and safe for animals.

  • 2. 
    Which of these sentences could also belong in the paragraph?
    • A. 

      Polluted water is harmful to animals.

    • B. 

      A lake can be filled with water from a river.

    • C. 

      The scientist ate a sandwich for lunch.

  • 3. 
    Which of these sentences could be added to give more detail?
    • A. 

      She put the water in a jar.

    • B. 

      A scientist walked to the river.

    • C. 

      The scientist left the river.

  • 4. 
    Which sentence does NOT belong in the paragraph?
    • A. 

      Some evergreen trees have cones.

    • B. 

      Some trees stay green all the tine.

    • C. 

      An acorn is an oak tree's seed.

  • 5. 
    Which of these sentences could be added to give more detail?
    • A. 

      Evergreen trees are always green.

    • B. 

      A tree's trunk grows one ring each year.

    • C. 

      When the cones dry, seeds pop up.

  • 6. 
    Use the encyclopedia entry on page 39 to answer questions 6-8.Which volume of the encyclopedia would you look in to find the entry about railroads?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      10

  • 7. 
    Which words could be the guide-words for this encyclopedia page?
    • A. 

      Rat and raven

    • B. 

      Rabbit and raccoon

    • C. 

      Radio and ram

  • 8. 
    According to the entry, what is the job of the conductor?
    • A. 

      To run all the parts of the train except the engine

    • B. 

      To wait on people who ride the train

    • C. 

      To keep the engine and cars working