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  1. 1. 8 th Grade Literature Preparing for the ISAT
  2. 2. TEST SESSIONS <ul><li>Session 1: </li></ul><ul><li>This session contains several short passages (literary, poems, </li></ul><ul><li>informational, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>It 30 Multiple-Choice Questions </li></ul>
  3. 3. TEST SESSIONS <ul><li>Session 2: </li></ul><ul><li>This session contains two passages of more equal length. </li></ul><ul><li>Each passage has ten multiple-choice questions; one passage has an extended-response item. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Session 3: </li></ul><ul><li>This session contains two or three passages. </li></ul><ul><li>The shorter passages will have five multiple-choice questions. </li></ul><ul><li>The longer passages will have ten multiple-choice questions and one extended-response item. </li></ul>TEST SESSIONS
  5. 5. Name that genre: <ul><li>The story is a traditional story handed down from generation to generation by word of mouth. </li></ul><ul><li>Types include fables, tall tales, myths and legends. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Folktale
  7. 7. Name that genre: <ul><li>A type of fantasy story; it is set in a time or place in which technology has reshaped society in significant ways. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Science Fiction
  9. 9. Name that genre: <ul><li>The story is believable; it could happen to anyone. </li></ul><ul><li>The main character often faces an emotional or psychological conflict </li></ul><ul><li>The story is not true, however </li></ul>
  10. 10. Realistic fiction
  11. 11. Name that element of literature: <ul><li>Indicated beforehand; a warning of something to happen later in the story </li></ul>
  12. 12. Foreshadowing
  13. 13. Name that element of literature: <ul><li>A term used to describe a contrast between what is expected and what really is. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Irony
  15. 15. Name that element of literature: <ul><li>The use of something that stand for or represents something else. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Symbolism
  17. 17. Name that element of literature: <ul><li>A break in the continuous series of events of a novel, movie or short story to introduce some earlier event or scene. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Flashback
  19. 19. Name that element of literature: <ul><li>The emotional state of mind expressed by an author or artist in his or her work. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Mood
  21. 21. Name that literary device: <ul><li>She is as busy as a bee. </li></ul>
  22. 22. Simile <ul><li>Expressions that show similarities between two things using a word of comparison. </li></ul>
  23. 23. Name that literary device: <ul><li>The stairs creaked as I slowly climbed up them. </li></ul>
  24. 24. Onomatopoeia <ul><li>The use of words that imitate the sounds they describe. </li></ul>
  25. 25. Name that literary device: <ul><li>This homework assignment will take me forever to complete! </li></ul>
  26. 26. Hyperbole <ul><li>An extreme exaggeration. </li></ul>
  27. 27. Name that literary device: <ul><li>The stubborn door would not open. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Personification <ul><li>A figure of speech in which writers give an animal, object, or idea human qualities. </li></ul>
  29. 29. Name that literary device: <ul><li>This homework is a breeze. </li></ul>
  30. 30. Metaphor <ul><li>Expressions that show similarities between two things without using a word of comparison. </li></ul>
  31. 31. Name that literary device: <ul><li>I had butterflies in my stomach giving my speech. </li></ul>
  32. 32. Idiom <ul><li>An expression that, taken literally, means something different than it does figuratively. </li></ul>
  33. 33. Name that literary device: <ul><li>The dew glistened in the morning sun. </li></ul>
  34. 34. Imagery <ul><li>Language that appeals to the 5 senses </li></ul>
  35. 35. <ul><li>Devour the snacks </li></ul><ul><li>A.) hide C.) prepare </li></ul><ul><li>B.) share D.) gobble </li></ul><ul><li>Mischievous child </li></ul><ul><li>A.) forgotten C.) playful </li></ul><ul><li>B.) unhappy D.) proud </li></ul><ul><li>The puppy’s yelp </li></ul><ul><li>A.) collar C.) hunger </li></ul><ul><li>B.) bark D.) game </li></ul>
  36. 36. <ul><li>Loud applause </li></ul><ul><li>A.) noises C.) clapping </li></ul><ul><li>B.) audience D.) performance </li></ul><ul><li>Neglected pet </li></ul><ul><li>A.) gentle C.) ignored </li></ul><ul><li>B.) groomed D.) lost </li></ul><ul><li>Respectful word </li></ul><ul><li>A.) difficult C.) quiet </li></ul><ul><li>B.) polite D.) forgotten </li></ul>
  37. 37. <ul><li>Partial payment </li></ul><ul><li>A.) absolute C.) incomplete </li></ul><ul><li>B.) late D.) expensive </li></ul><ul><li>Generous gift </li></ul><ul><li>A.) spare C.) welcomed </li></ul><ul><li>B.) unselfish D.) timely </li></ul><ul><li>Moral of the story </li></ul><ul><li>A.) ending C.) excitement </li></ul><ul><li>B.) lesson D.) middle </li></ul>
  38. 38. <ul><li>Gigantic mountains </li></ul><ul><li>A.) tiny C.) vast </li></ul><ul><li>B.) rocky D.) rugged </li></ul><ul><li>Formal meeting </li></ul><ul><li>A.) important C.) casual </li></ul><ul><li>B.) crowded D.) long </li></ul><ul><li>Impolite behavior </li></ul><ul><li>A.) planned C.) complicated </li></ul><ul><li>B.) expected D.) courteous </li></ul>
  39. 39. <ul><li>Positive comments </li></ul><ul><li>A.) loud C.) secret </li></ul><ul><li>B.) unkind D.) ignored </li></ul><ul><li>Uproar in the class </li></ul><ul><li>A.) anger C.) peace </li></ul><ul><li>B.) lesson D.) noise </li></ul><ul><li>Abandon a child </li></ul><ul><li>A.) remove C.) adopt </li></ul><ul><li>B.) send D.) teach </li></ul>
  40. 40. <ul><li>Deny permission </li></ul><ul><li>A.) ask C.) give </li></ul><ul><li>B.) require D.) want </li></ul><ul><li>Unconscious patient </li></ul><ul><li>A.) sickly C.) awake </li></ul><ul><li>B.) demanding D.) scared </li></ul><ul><li>Courteous host </li></ul><ul><li>A.) absent C.) busy </li></ul><ul><li>B.) orderly D.) rude </li></ul>
  41. 41. <ul><li>Chewing gum is not ________ at our school. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) aloud B.) allowed </li></ul><ul><li>There was a brief ________ between the two films. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) pause B.) paws </li></ul><ul><li>The equipment is made from ________. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) steal B.) steel </li></ul><ul><li>Be careful not to ________ the expensive vase. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) break B.) brake </li></ul>
  42. 42. <ul><li>Which book do you ________ to read? </li></ul><ul><li>A.) chews B.) choose </li></ul><ul><li>The squirrel will ________ the acorn under the tree. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) bury B.) berry </li></ul><ul><li>The worker set each ________ deep in the ground. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) steak B.) stake </li></ul><ul><li>_________ the cat away from the door. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) shoe B.) shoo </li></ul>
  43. 43. <ul><li>Do not ________ the paper or the paint. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) waste B.) waist </li></ul><ul><li>The furniture is made from dark ________. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) wood B.) would </li></ul><ul><li>The player ________ the ball to a teammate. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) threw B.) through </li></ul><ul><li>She was very ________ after her long illness. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) week B.) weak </li></ul>
  44. 44. <ul><li>The dress tore along the ________. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) seam B.) seem </li></ul><ul><li>Keep the cookie ________ in the refrigerator. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) dough B.) doe </li></ul><ul><li>The eagle searched for its ________. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) pray B.) prey </li></ul><ul><li>How many ________ did you receive at you party? </li></ul><ul><li>A.) presence B.) presents </li></ul>
  45. 45. <ul><li>What is the correct ________ of this word? </li></ul><ul><li>A.) pronunciation C.) relationship </li></ul><ul><li>B.) requirement D.) position </li></ul><ul><li>________ your paragraph before giving it to your teacher. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) position C.) revise </li></ul><ul><li>B.) forward D.) pay </li></ul><ul><li>The teacher said to choose the most ________ answer. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) outward C.) generous </li></ul><ul><li>B.) reasonable D.) practicing </li></ul>
  46. 46. <ul><li>My brother cannot afford the ________ of a new car. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) expression C.) expense </li></ul><ul><li>B.) decision D.) suggestion </li></ul><ul><li>It is my _________ to wash the dishes after dinner. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) tradition C.) responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>B.) reference D.) conclusion </li></ul><ul><li>Which books do you ________ for young children? </li></ul><ul><li>A.) relate C.) resort </li></ul><ul><li>B.) recommend D.) reveal </li></ul>
  47. 47. <ul><li>________ the rice for 15 minutes. </li></ul><ul><li>The ________ on her arm was sore. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) cook C.) boil </li></ul><ul><li>B.) stew D.) scrape </li></ul><ul><li>The ________ to his head caused a bruise. </li></ul><ul><li>________ out the candle flame. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) blow C.) push </li></ul><ul><li>B.) jab D.) mark </li></ul><ul><li>Go down the hall and turn ________. </li></ul><ul><li>He _________ after the last dance. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) right C.) left </li></ul><ul><li>B.) in D.) went </li></ul>
  48. 48. <ul><li>At the party, the host served fruit ________. </li></ul><ul><li>Do not ________ your little sister. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) drink C.) punch </li></ul><ul><li>B.) juice D.) jab </li></ul><ul><li>I am a ________ in Mrs. Sandrick’s class. </li></ul><ul><li>The ________ of her eye is large. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) pupil C.) middle </li></ul><ul><li>B.) child D.) member </li></ul>
  49. 49. <ul><li>The ________ balanced a ball on its nose. </li></ul><ul><li>________ the letter before mailing it. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) close C.) pet </li></ul><ul><li>B.) seal D.) mark </li></ul><ul><li>I had a room on the fifth ________ of the hotel. </li></ul><ul><li>The boy wanted to hear a ________. </li></ul><ul><li>A.) floor C.) tale </li></ul><ul><li>B.) reason D.) story </li></ul>
  50. 50. <ul><li>Cow is to beef as pig is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) meat C.) meal </li></ul><ul><li>B.) pork D.) stew </li></ul><ul><li>Essay is to paragraph as poem is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) words C.) writer </li></ul><ul><li>B.) rhyme D.) stanza </li></ul><ul><li>Education is to teacher as medicine is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) hospital C.) patient </li></ul><ul><li>B.) doctor D.) illness </li></ul>
  51. 51. <ul><li>Class is to student as team is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) teacher C.) athlete </li></ul><ul><li>B.) game D.) play </li></ul><ul><li>Begin is to enroll as end is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) leave C.) graduate </li></ul><ul><li>B.) work D.) study </li></ul><ul><li>Shop is to basket as travel is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) route C.) maps </li></ul><ul><li>B.) destination D.) luggage </li></ul>
  52. 52. <ul><li>Office is to manager as film is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) actor C.) story </li></ul><ul><li>B.) producer D.) theater </li></ul><ul><li>Telephone is to communication as jet is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) traveler C.) speed </li></ul><ul><li>B.) aviation D.) pilot </li></ul><ul><li>Respect is to praise as disrespect is to ________ </li></ul><ul><li>A.) deny C.) question </li></ul><ul><li>B.) insult D.) honor </li></ul>
  53. 53. Good Luck on the ISAT Test 

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