9th and 10th Grade-
It’s almost time to take the FCAT 2.0!    Here are answers to some        important questions           and reminders   to...
How long is the test?  The FCAT 2.0 will be 140 minutes.              Good News!The test will be broken into two days     ...
Will the test questions be multiple choice or written response?The FCAT 2.0 has only   multiple choice      questions.
Will my test be paper/           pencil or on the           computer?•   9th grade students will take a    paper/pencil te...
What type of            questions will be            on the FCAT 2.0?1.   Vocabulary2.   Reading Application3.   Literary ...
What are vocabulary         questions?*Context Clues*Word Relationships*Analyzing words and phrases*Multiple Meanings*Pref...
What are Reading        Application questions?*Author’s Perspective, Author’s Bias, andAuthor’s Purpose*Main Idea*Cause an...
What are Literary Analysis              Questions?*Literary Elements        Plot, Setting, Characterization*Character Deve...
What are Informational Text        questions?*Text Features charts, maps, diagrams, sub-headings, captions, illustrations,...
What strategies should I use        before reading?• Read the title and subtitles• Make predictions before reading• Previe...
What strategies should I use       while reading?•   Active Reading Strategies•   Underline/circle important facts/main   ...
What strategies should I use      after reading?•   Circle key words in the question to    highlight exactly what is being...
How can I get additional      practice for the FCAT 2.0?      Login To Any Computer        At School or Home      WWW.USAT...
GOOD LUCK!ShOw what yOU KnOw!
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  1. 1. 9th and 10th Grade-
  2. 2. It’s almost time to take the FCAT 2.0! Here are answers to some important questions and reminders to help you do your very best.
  3. 3. How long is the test? The FCAT 2.0 will be 140 minutes. Good News!The test will be broken into two days and two 70 minute sessions.
  4. 4. Will the test questions be multiple choice or written response?The FCAT 2.0 has only multiple choice questions.
  5. 5. Will my test be paper/ pencil or on the computer?• 9th grade students will take a paper/pencil test.• 10th grade students will take a computer test.
  6. 6. What type of questions will be on the FCAT 2.0?1. Vocabulary2. Reading Application3. Literary Analysis4. Informational Text/Research Process
  7. 7. What are vocabulary questions?*Context Clues*Word Relationships*Analyzing words and phrases*Multiple Meanings*Prefixes, Suffixes, and Root Words
  8. 8. What are Reading Application questions?*Author’s Perspective, Author’s Bias, andAuthor’s Purpose*Main Idea*Cause and Effect*Summary Statement*Relevant Details (Conclusions/Inferences)*Text Structure and Organizational Patterns chronological order, arguments/support, text features
  9. 9. What are Literary Analysis Questions?*Literary Elements Plot, Setting, Characterization*Character Development Protagonist, Antagonist*Character Point of View*Descriptive Language tone, imagery, irony, alliteration, onomatopoeia,allusion, satire*Figurative Language simile, metaphor, symbolism, personification, pun, hyperbole
  10. 10. What are Informational Text questions?*Text Features charts, maps, diagrams, sub-headings, captions, illustrations, graphs*Validity and Reliability of information synthesize, analyze, evaluate, drawing conclusions
  11. 11. What strategies should I use before reading?• Read the title and subtitles• Make predictions before reading• Preview Pictures, Charts, Maps, and Graphs
  12. 12. What strategies should I use while reading?• Active Reading Strategies• Underline/circle important facts/main idea• Text marking/margin notes• Visualize, create brief 3-4 second visuals• View all pictures• View and analyze all charts• React and connect to real world/personal• Re-read sentences and/or portions of the passage that are unclear
  13. 13. What strategies should I use after reading?• Circle key words in the question to highlight exactly what is being asked• Mark out obvious wrong answers• Place question marks next to possible answers• Look back in the passage to find the correct answer• Circle key words in the answer that prove it is correct
  14. 14. How can I get additional practice for the FCAT 2.0? Login To Any Computer At School or Home WWW.USATESTPREP.COMYour teacher will provide you with additional login information.
  15. 15. GOOD LUCK!ShOw what yOU KnOw!
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