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Oakridge Secondary School Why am I writing this in Gr. 10? Who has to write the OSSLT?

When am I writing the test? Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 @ 8:15 am

How long is the test going to take? TWO 75 minute sessions

What will the schedule look like that day? Is the OSSLT Hard?

What to Bring: What Not to Bring: COMPONENTS OF THE TEST

There are two components of the test: Reading Tasks Reading: Paragraph

Line Number Reading: News Report

Paragraph Number Reading: Graphic Text

Reading: Graphic Text Read ALL titles, headings, and captions. Read graphs and

diagrams and figure out how theyre connected to the graphic. Writing Tasks

Writing Tasks Three types: 1. Short response (paragraph) 2. Series of paragraphs (5 paragraph

essay) 3. News Report Types of Questions on the Test

Multiple choice Short Answer Long Answer Multiple Choice Reading Questions

will focus on: Content Inference Multiple Choice Writing Questions

will focus on: (i) organization of ideas (ii) sentence structure (iii) language conventions (ie: capitalization, punctuation)

Heres an example of a writing question in multiple choice: Choose the sentence that is written correctly: (a)All of the students except for Jim is going on the

bus. (b)Two students and their teacher is going on the bus. (c)The students is going on the bus. (d)Each of the students is going on the bus.

Short Answer Questions Paragraph response:

Topic sentence 2 main points of support Explain each support

Conclude News Report Question Series of paragraphs (essay)

- Write only on one side of the opinion this is not an English essay, you can use personal pronouns. ie: - Use the 5 paragraph essay structure (intro, 3 body paragraphs, conclusion)

- You have two lined pages, use them up. Example: Are celebrities good role models for young people? After the Test

Will the OSSLT Count toward My Course Marks? When Will I Get My Results?

Where Can I Find More Information? www.eqao.com Can you do this?

In School Preparation Workshop When

News Report Workshop Period 4 Monday, March 21

5 Paragraph Opinion Essay Workshop Period 1 Tuesday, March 22

Short Answer Response Workshop Period 2 Wednesday, March 23

Reading Test Workshop Period 3 Tuesday, March 29

Graphic Text Workshop Period 4 Wednesday, March 30

WARM UP Look at the answers provided on your table. Rank these responses from the best response to the worst.

What elements make these the best and the worst? How is

this mar ked ?

How to Start? 1. Make a decision/ choose a side. 2. State your decision/side in ONE sentence (your first sentence). 3. Identify & explain TWO reasons for your choice.

4. Conclude. How much do you need to write?

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