Click on the link below to take you to the Virginia Dept. of Education SOL webpage. Scroll down to Reading Practice Items and click on practice item for Grade 6. Students should also complete the Tabbed Passages Demonstration which is just below the Reading Practice Items.PRACTICE: Reading SOL 6 (Released Spring 2015) Answers are at the end of this document.
TestNav8 Reading Practice This link will take you to Reading SOL TestNav to install and practice. It will familiarize you with the online test features. Click on SOL Practice Items on this screen, then select Reading 6 and Start Test.SOL Review Links:SOL Practice - 25 questionsJeopardy Game - Inference Riddles/Context CluesJeopardy Game - Inferencing/Drawing ConclusionsJeopardy Game - SOL ReviewVirginia Department of Education - Practice ItemsMain Idea Online Activitieshttp://www.internet4classrooms.com/grade_level_help/informational_text_identify_main_idea_language_arts_seventh_7th_grade.htm
Two articles with accompanying questions
New York State 7th Grade Language Arts Tests (various years)
VDOE Released Items (2008) – online practice test
Main Idea “tutorial” with questions on ways to locate the main idea in a paragraph
Main Idea and Supporting Details QUIA Quiz
Brief interactive tutorial about understanding explicit and implicit ideas in textSOL Practice Items:Figurative Language:Some helpful webpages for studying:Click the 'Start Now' linkGrammar:Narrative Elements:Research:Dialogue:Genre:Memoir:Main Idea:Inference:Fact & Opinion:External Text Features:Author's Organizational Pattern: