ERIC Number: ED306564
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Grade 12 Diploma Examination, English 33. Part A: Written Response. June 1988 Edition.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Intended for students taking the English 33 Grade 12 Diploma Examinations in Alberta, Canada, this test booklet contains the composition component of the June 1988 tests. During 2.5 hours, students are required to perform the following writing tasks: (1) a personal response to an excerpt from Ursula K. Le Guin's "Very Far Away from Anywhere Else"; (2) functional writing, requiring a written response to a given situation; and (3) a response to visual communication requiring students to write about the details in a photograph and their personal reactions to it. The booklet also contains space for planning and drafting the compositions, as well as for writing the revised work. (MM)
Descriptors: Achievement Tests, Educational Assessment, English Instruction, Foreign Countries, Grade 12, Graduation Requirements, High Schools, Literature Appreciation, Multiple Choice Tests, Pictorial Stimuli, Reader Response, Reading Comprehension, Reading Skills, Student Evaluation, Test Items, Writing (Composition), Writing Evaluation, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Identifiers - Location: Canada