EOG Reading


Steps to Great Reading Comprehension!
1- Read anything above the title.

2- Read the title. (make a prediction about what the selection will be about and activate any prior knowledge about the topic)

3- Skip over the passage and Pre-read the questions. (Highlight any words that you need to look for in the passage)
4- Read the selection (Sit back, relax, and enjoy!)

5- Cover up answer choices and reread the question. (Fully understand what it is asking before moving on)

6- Find / highlight the answer in the passage and carefully read answer choices.

7- Eliminate answers until you have the best answer left.

8- Mark your answer choice in your answer booklet than transfer to the bubble sheet

Sample EOG Passages
Fiction
Poetry
Non-Fiction

Reading Comprehension Practice
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In these reading comprehension exercises, students read a short story and then answer questions about details in the story. These exercises are interactive, colorful, unique, and are sure to improve your reading comprehension and vocabulary. Each exercise contains reading comprehension questions and vocabulary questions.
Skill Practice
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Comprehension Interactive Activities
Practice Comprehension Test
Locating Information in Text to Answer a Question
Context Clues
Questioning
Identifying Important and Unimportant Details
Making Text to Self Connections
Practice Understanding Supporting Details
Summarizing #1
Summarizing #2
Summarizing #3
Identifying Main Idea #1
Identifying Main Idea #2
Poetry Comprehension
Identifying Who, What, When,
Drawing Conclusions
Making Inferences and Drawing Conclusions
Author's Purpose
Author's Purpose #2
Practice Reading Comprehension Passage
Full Practice Reading Comprehension Test
Full Practice Reading Comprehension Test #2