STAAR Review 6th Grade Reading

ELAR Knowledge + Question Strategies + Passage Strategies = Survival

Remember there are different types of literary texts.

Poetry has stanzas, figurative language, repetition

Drama has dialogue, characters, stage directions

A short story has plot, summary, theme

Literary Nonfiction has a summary, a theme, a truth

Folktales have magic, theme, take place a long time ago

Informational Texts have main ideas, text structure, and text features
***use your clues***

A strategy is a plan of ACTION. Don't forget the strategies Mrs. Morgan and Ms. Sprunck have taught you

1. Read all of the questions and annotate
2. Read the passage and annotate
3. Read the question
4. Think of an answer
5. Choose the best answer
**** Don't forget your inferences****