Stop to think about it. Isn’t
this something that you would like your teen to do before he acts? As your teen
stops to think about the questions in these carefully crafted quizzes and
tests, he will learn to make thinking a life habit and to ponder from a deeper
perspective. He will be guided in considering craftsmanship, themes, symbolism,
influences, and significant ideas. The quiz and test book is correlated with
the texts World Literature, 4th ed.; Silas Marner; Julius Caesar; and the Homeschool English 10 Parent Guide/Student
Daily Lessons, which also provides 23 oral quizzes over various literature
selections. Answers and grading instructions are sold separately in the World Literature Quiz/Test Key. Grade
questions in the 12 literature tests delve more deeply into literature this
year giving your tenth grader a deeper perspective on literature and the craft
of the writer.
objective questions evaluate your teen’s recall of key details, key lines, and
authors, building his literary background and his appreciation.
questions on the unit literature tests take your tenth grader’s thinking to a
higher level with questions, for instance, that call for him to contrast a
theme in one literature story with a similar theme in another. He is taught to
make connections about life, an important step on the road to maturity.
each literature test can stand alone, it is designed to be combined with its
corresponding Grammar and Composition IV test
for one test grade. In tenth grade for the first time, literature begins to
receive the greater emphasis. At a time when teens have many questions about
life, this expanded coverage of literature can provide the springboard for significant
nine-weeks exams and semester and final exams provide periodic cumulative
review to encourage long-term retention of learning.
each quiz and test specifies the section of the textbooks it covers, you can
easily adjust quizzes and tests to your schedule for greater flexibility.
25 content quizzes (of about 10 questions each) reflect the expanded coverage
of literature this year, covering topics such as literary terms, author
background, genre characteristics, and comprehension of the selection. Your
teen will learn to read selections with greater discernment regarding both
ideas and techniques.