As your teenager learns to focus on precise, vivid diction and effective
sentences, his increased composition skills are often remarkable. From clarity
to conciseness, these quizzes and tests give ample opportunity for practical
writing application while reviewing the essential foundation of grammatical
skills. The quiz and test book is correlated with Handbook of Grammar and Composition, 5th ed.; Workbook V for Handbook of Grammar and Composition Work-text, 4th
ed.; and the Homeschool English 11 Parent Guide/Student Daily Lessons. Answers
and grading instructions are sold separately in Workbook V for Handbook of Grammar and Composition Quiz/Test Key. Grade 11.
These prepared tests based on A Beka’s
educational experience with both schools and homeschools evaluate your teen’s
learning on multiple levels from recall to application in an easy-to-grade
format. The content on the 12 tests covers essential tools for clear, correct,
and effective speech and writing.
Sentence improvement is given added emphasis
this year as students apply their grammar background to discerning structural
problems or revising for more concise, effective communication.
Two nine-weeks exams and semester and final
exams provide periodic cumulative review to reinforce essential grammar skills.
Each grammar and composition test is designed to
be combined with its corresponding American Literature test for one test grade.
Though the point values on the tests in eleventh grade give an edge to
literature, grammar is still thoroughly taught and reviewed. Those with a weak
grammar background will benefit from the comprehensive coverage of all the
parts of speech; those with a strong grammar background from previous years in
the A Beka curriculum will appreciate the increased emphasis on application to
The 17 quizzes will help you evaluate your eleventh
grader’s understanding of concepts as they are taught. In turn, you will know
when extra reinforcement of a concept is needed. (For additional practice, see
Supplementary Exercises for Workbook V for Handbook of Grammar and
Bonus features include a book report reading
record and an optional composition check sheet that will guide your eleventh
grader in editing his writing and guide you in grading it.