St. David Catholic Secondary School OSSLT Practice

 OSSLT PRACTICE

TWO PAGE STUDY SHEET FOR OSSLT: OSSLT Two-Page Study Sheet

SESSION #1 — READING COMPREHENSION & MULTIPLE CHOICE

READING PASSAGE FOR VIDEO: BROTHER DUBE (Print or open in a separate window before starting video lesson) 

READING COMPREHENSION VIDEO LESSON: Reading comprehension (5 min. 21 sec.)

ADDITION PRACTICE: Algonquin Park Information Paragraph

ADDITIONAL PRACTICE ANSWER KEY: Algonquin Park Information Paragraph — Answer Key

SESSION #2 — READING GRAPHIC TEXT

GRAPHIC TEXT FOR VIDEO: ENERGY USAGE IN ONTARIO 2013 (Print or open in a separate window before starting video lesson)

GRAPHIC TEXT VIDEO LESSON: Graphic Text (5 min 10 sec.)

ADDITIONAL PRACTICE:  CANADA’S FOREST INFOGRAPHIC

ADDITIONAL PRACTICE ANSWER KEY: CANADA’S FOREST GRAPHIC TEXT — Answer Key

SESSION #3 — WRITING A NEWS REPORT

WRITING A NEWS REPORT VIDEO LESSON: Writing News Report (6 mins 14 sec)

ADDITIONAL PRACTICE: OSSLT -Writing A News Report

SESSION #4 — GRAMMAR

INTERACTIVE PRACTICE: Grammar Bytes! – Grammar Instruction with Attitude

SESSION #4 — OPINION PIECE

PPT: Writing to Express an Opinion

OTHER USEFUL LINKS:

Student Assessment Booklets and Scoring Guides OSSLT Tests and Scoring Materials

tips-for-short-writing-open-response

tips-for-written-responses-to-reading

tips-for-writing-opinion-paragraphs

tips-for-writing-a-news-report

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