lang arts S.O.L review

Helpfulness: 0
Set Details Share
created 7 years ago by kay_lyn
3 views
S.O.L. review !!!!!!!!!!
updated 7 years ago by kay_lyn
Grade levels:
6th grade
Subjects:
reading
show moreless
Page to share:
Embed this setcancel
COPY
code changes based on your size selection
Size:
X
Show:
1

context clues

using the text around an unfamiliar word to determine it's meaning

2

analogy

a likeness in certain ways between things in otherwise unlike or a comparison of two things which certain (s) is common

3

synonyms

(same/similar) small:little

4

antonym

opposites up:down

5

simile

comparison of two things using like or as

6

hyperbole

intentional and gross exaggeration

7

metaphor

comparison of two unlike objects

8

almanac

a book that contains facts and figures on a variety of topics over a course of a year

9

atlas

book of maps

10

database

collections of information you can access by computer

11

dictionary

a book containing words of a language

12

encyclopedia

a reference working in one more volume containing information on all branches

13

globe

a sphere on which the map of the earth is drawn

14

glossary

an alphabetical list of explantions or definitions

15

internet

a network or web connectons

16

thesaurus

a book that lists words in groups

17

setting

time and place

18

plot

sequences of events in a story

19

character traits

how a character's personality or trait is revealed

20

conflict

a problem in a story

21

internal conflict

within a character

22

external conflict

outside a character

23

author's style

the author's way of writing

24

author's craft

...

25

tone

...

26

theme

...

27

mood

...

28

point of view

...

29

third person (omniscient, or all knowing)

...

30

third person (limited)

...

31

first person

...

32

character

...

33

word choice

the author's use of speciific

34

imagery

language that appeals to the senses

35

voice

language that shows an author's personally or pass for her subject

36

fact

something that actually happened, can be proven or is known to be true or real

37

opinion

a personal feeling a belief or a conclusion

38

text structure

patterns of organization that a writer uses

39

cause and effect

focuses on the relations between causes and effects

40

chronological/sequential

show events in order on which they happened

41

comparison/contrast

focuses on similarities and diffrences between them

42

generalization

a broad statement based on several particular situations;you combine evidence you already know

43

problem-solution

focuses on a problem and solution to the problem

44

enumeration/listing

organizes information in a list by order of importance, size, or location,or by another order that makes sense

45

concept/definition

the author explains a concept (like plate tectonics) by defining it one way, then rewarding it another way

46

process

the write let's the reader's the reader understand the process (steps) for completing a task (key words: begins with, in order to, ect)

47

author"s purpose

to persuade, to inform, or to entertain

48

summarize

when you restate the author's in purpose in your own