English Language: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Grade 1 Reading Foundation - Accuracy, Rate and Expression (Questions)

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When students read, they need to pronounce the words accurately in order to gain the full meaning of the words. They also need to practice reading at an appropriate rate. Also, the students need to use the correct expression when reading. When students begin their reading using these techniques and continue to use them, they should be able to become better readers. In this quiz, the students will practice reading stories and answering questions while incorporating these skills.

Story 1 - Bike Race

Tim gets on his bike. He rides it down the street. He waves to his friend. Bob gets on his bike too. They ride to the park. Bob asks Tim to race. The boys race with their bikes. They go fast in the park. The birds fly out of the way. Bob gets to the end. Then Tim gets to the end. Bob wins their race.

Story 2 - Sick

People get sick. They will feel bad. Their head may hurt. Their nose may run. They may have a cold. People will have to stay home.

People want to get better. They will have to take pills. People have to sleep a lot. They must drink lots of water. Then they will feel better.

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1. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
Where do Tim and Bob go?
[ ] To Tim's house.
[ ] To Bob's house.
[ ] To the bike store.
[ ] To the park.
2. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
What are Tim and Bob riding?
[ ] Bikes.
[ ] In cars.
[ ] On skates.
[ ] On a bus.
3. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
Who is Bob?
[ ] Tim's brother.
[ ] Tim's dad.
[ ] Tim's friend.
[ ] Bob is in Tim's class.
4. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
What do the boys do at the park?
[ ] Get mad at each other.
[ ] Yell.
[ ] Race each other.
[ ] Run.
5. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
Who wins?
[ ] Bob.
[ ] Tim.
[ ] Tim's mom.
[ ] Bob's dad.
6. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
How do sick people feel?
[ ] Good.
[ ] Happy.
[ ] Mad.
[ ] Bad.
7. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A girl is sick. Where will she be?
[ ] At school.
[ ] At home.
[ ] At work.
[ ] At the zoo.
8. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A boy is sick. What will he take?
[ ] Pills.
[ ] Nose.
[ ] Cold.
[ ] Food.
9. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A girl is sick. What does she drink?
[ ] Water.
[ ] Tea.
[ ] Hot.
[ ] Juice.
10. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A boy is sick. What does he need?
[ ] People.
[ ] Pills.
[ ] Food.
[ ] Sleep.
English Language: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Grade 1 Reading Foundation - Accuracy, Rate and Expression (Answers)
1. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
Where do Tim and Bob go?
[ ] To Tim's house.
[ ] To Bob's house.
[ ] To the bike store.
[x] To the park.
Both boys ride their bikes to the park.
2. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
What are Tim and Bob riding?
[x] Bikes.
[ ] In cars.
[ ] On skates.
[ ] On a bus.
Tim and Bob are riding their bikes.
3. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
Who is Bob?
[ ] Tim's brother.
[ ] Tim's dad.
[x] Tim's friend.
[ ] Bob is in Tim's class.
Bob meets up with Tim because they are friends.
4. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
What do the boys do at the park?
[ ] Get mad at each other.
[ ] Yell.
[x] Race each other.
[ ] Run.
Bob and Tim race each other on their bikes.
5. Read Story 1 - Bike Race above.
Who wins?
[x] Bob.
[ ] Tim.
[ ] Tim's mom.
[ ] Bob's dad.
Bob won the race because he got to the end first.
6. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
How do sick people feel?
[ ] Good.
[ ] Happy.
[ ] Mad.
[x] Bad.
Sick people feel bad because their body hurts.
7. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A girl is sick. Where will she be?
[ ] At school.
[x] At home.
[ ] At work.
[ ] At the zoo.
If a girl is sick, she would be at home trying to get better.
8. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A boy is sick. What will he take?
[x] Pills.
[ ] Nose.
[ ] Cold.
[ ] Food.
When someone is sick, they will take pills to feel better.
9. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A girl is sick. What does she drink?
[x] Water.
[ ] Tea.
[ ] Hot.
[ ] Juice.
A sick girl will drink lots of water.
10. Read Story 2 - Sick above.
A boy is sick. What does he need?
[ ] People.
[ ] Pills.
[ ] Food.
[x] Sleep.
The sick boy should get plenty of sleep.