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FCAT 2.0 Grade 10 Reading & Writing Tests (Ready, Set, Go!)

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Facing the Florida FCAT 2.0 Reading & Writing exam this year?

Then you need REA's FCAT 2.0 Grade 10 Reading & Writing test prep

If you're taking the Florida FCAT 2.0 Reading & Writing exam this year and are concerned about your score, don't worry. REA's test prep will help you sharpen your skills and pass this high-stakes exam!

Fully aligned with the most recent exam, our test prep provides the instruction and practice you need to improve your reading and writing abilities. The comprehensive review features student-friendly examples that emphasize the concepts tested on the FCAT 2.0 (vocabulary, literary analysis, drafting and revising) and skill-building exercises that reinforce key English language lessons.

Our test prep is ideal for classroom, group, or individual study. Tutorials and targeted drills increase comprehension while enhancing reading and writing skills. Color icons and graphics highlight important concepts and tasks. REA's test-taking tips and strategies give you the confidence you need to pass the exam and graduate.

The book includes four practice exams that test your knowledge and reinforce what you've learned. Two additional practice tests are available as downloadable PDFs for additional study. Each practice test comes complete with detailed explanations of answers, so you can focus on areas where you need extra review.

This book is a must have for any Florida student preparing for the FCAT 2.0 Reading and Writing exam!

Note: To download your free practice tests, visit www.rea.com/FCAT and click on the test you wish to take.

About the Exam

The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test 2.0 (FCAT 2.0) measures student achievement of the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards. All public school students are required to pass the FCAT 2.0 Grade 10 Reading & Writing Exam in order to receive a high school diploma.

Synopsis:

Florida FCAT 2.0 (Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test) Grade 10 Reading & Writing Tests - with Online Practice Exams

Completely aligned with the benchmarks in the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards

REA helps Grade 10 Florida students get ready for the Florida FCAT 2.0 Reading and Writing tests!

* 6 full-length practice exams! 4 tests in the book plus 2 additional tests online at www.rea.com/FCAT

* Provides the instruction and practice students need to pass both tests

* In-depth FCAT Grade 10 Reading & Writing review covers all topics on the exams

* Students at all levels will benefit from the chapter-by-chapter review questions and full-length practice tests

* Color icons for easy navigation of questions, tips, and key concepts

* Each practice test comes with detailed explanations of answers

Table of Contents

Foreword

About REA

Acknowledgments

Succeeding on the FCAT 2.0 Grade 10 Reading and Writing Tests

About This Book

About the Test

How to Use This Book

Test-Taking Strategies

FCAT 2.0 Benchmarks

Section 1: Reading Process Chapter 1: Fluency and Vocabulary Development

Reading Rate

New Vocabulary

Context Clues

Denotative and Connotative Meanings

Prefixes, Suffixes, and Root Words

Advanced Word/Phrase Relationships

Multiple Meanings

Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Digital Tools

Words and Phrases from Other Languages

Passage 1: Excerpt from Wuthering Heights

Passage 2: The Hemingway House and Museum

Passage 3: The Six Nations of the Iroquois

Passage 4: Twins

Chapter 1 Answers

Chapter 2: Reading Comprehension

Prereading Strategies

Authors Purpose

Main Idea or Essential Message

Similar Themes and Topics

Cause and Effect

Comparison/Contrast

Chronological Order

Argument/Support

Lists and Text Features

Self-Monitoring

Passage 1: Safe at Sixteen? Why We Should Raise the Legal Driving Age

Passage 2: The Yangtze River

Passage 3: Chinas Huang He

Passage 4: A Superstition Mission

Passage 5: The Truth about Year-Round Education

Passage 6: Blah, Blah, Blog

Chapter 2 Answers

Chapter 3: Fiction

Major Genres and Literary Devices

Narrative Elements

Features of Poetry

Universal Themes and Symbols

Literary Elements and Figurative Language

Time and Sequence

Multi-Genre Response

English Language Patterns and Vocabulary

Passage 1: Excerpt from Ripe Figs

Passage 2: If You Were Coming in the Fall

Passage 3: Excerpt from Act I of The Importance of Being Earnest

Passage 4: Logans Lesson

Chapter 3 Answers

Chapter 4: Nonfiction and Informational Text

Text Features

Use Information

Organize Information

Evaluate Information

Characteristics of a Variety of Types of Text

Reading Nonfiction Materials

Passage 1: Carbohydrate Craze

Passage 2: Comets, Meteors, and Asteroids . . . Oh My!

Passage 3: Excerpt from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

Passage 4: Excerpt from Frederick Douglass

Passage 5: Curious Crop Circles

Chapter 4 Answers

Section 2: Writing Process Chapter 5: The FCAT Writing Test

About the FCAT Writing Test

Expository Prompt

Persuasive Prompt

Responding to a Prompt

Hints for Taking the FCAT Writing Test

How Essays Are Graded

Chapter 6: Prewriting and Drafting

Generating Ideas from Multiple Sources

Making a Plan for Writing

Using Organizational Strategies and Tools

Developing Ideas from the Prewriting Plan

Establishing a Logical Organizational Pattern

Analyzing Language of Professional Authors

Exercise 1: Morriss Writing Plan

Exercise 2: Cynthias Writing Plan

Exercise 3: Julias Notes

Exercise 4: Kelvins Notes

Chapter 6 Answers

Chapter 7: Revising and Editing

Evaluating the Draft

Creating Clarity

Creating Precision and Interest

Editing Spelling, Capitalization, and Punctuation

Editing Grammar

Editing Sentence Formation

Exercise 1: College-Bound Turnaround

Exercise 2: Pamelas Letter

Exercise 3: Bird Brains

Exercise 4: Amazing Ants

Chapter 7 Answers

Chapter 8: Writing Applications

Writing Creatively

Writing to Inform

Speculating on Causes and Effects

Writing to Persuade

Sample Essays

Practice Tests

Practice Test 1

Practice Test 1 Answers

Practice Test 2

Practice Test 2 Answers

FCAT 2.0 Benchmarks in Practice Tests

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780738610214
Author:
Allen, John
Publisher:
Research & Education Association
Author:
Rea
Author:
Stocks, Meagan
Subject:
Reference-Student Guides
Subject:
Florida FCAT 2.0 Grade 10 Reading and Writing
Subject:
reading and writing
Subject:
Test Prep
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Reference-Test Guides
Subject:
Florida FCAT 2.0 Grade 10 Reading & Writing
Subject:
Reading & Writing
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Florida FCAT & End-of-Course Test Prep
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Florida FCAT 2.0 Grade 10 Reading & Writing
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in
Age Level:
from 9 up to 12

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Florida FCAT 2.0 (Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test) Grade 10 Reading & Writing Tests - with Online Practice Exams

Completely aligned with the benchmarks in the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards

REA helps Grade 10 Florida students get ready for the Florida FCAT 2.0 Reading and Writing tests!

* 6 full-length practice exams! 4 tests in the book plus 2 additional tests online at www.rea.com/FCAT

* Provides the instruction and practice students need to pass both tests

* In-depth FCAT Grade 10 Reading & Writing review covers all topics on the exams

* Students at all levels will benefit from the chapter-by-chapter review questions and full-length practice tests

* Color icons for easy navigation of questions, tips, and key concepts

* Each practice test comes with detailed explanations of answers

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