Comprehension
Comprehension
Comprehension

100

"Cool Ali" is most like a _____________. a. nonfiction book b. science book c. real story d. folktale
real story

100

How does Mrs. Frye show that she likes Ali's drawing? a. Mrs. Frye takes off her sandals and wiggles her toes in the pretend water. b. Mrs. Frye makes a newspaper fan for Ali. c. Mrs. Frye smiles and says thank you. d. Mrs. Frye splashes the pretend water on her face.
Mrs. Frye takes off her sandals and wiggles her toes in the pretend water.

100

Ali makes everyone feel cooler by drawing ____________. a. a snowstorm b. rain drops c. polka dots d. a polar bear
a snowstorm

200

What does Ali like to do? a. draw b. sing c. dance d. play
draw

200

What does Ali draw to keep Ira cool? a. the North Wind b. a lake c. a beach umbrella d. a fan
a beach umbrella

200

No one notices the rain because everyone ___________. a. is too hot b. is playing with the babies c. is busy enjoying the snow d. has gone inside the building
is busy enjoying the snow

300

Why does Ali go outside? a. She wants to talk with Mrs. Frye. b. She needs to buy some sidewalk chalk. c. It is too hot to stay indoors. d. She wants to play with Ira.
It is too hot to stay indoors.

300

Where does the story take place? a. on a farm b. in a city c. at a beach d. near the North Pole
in a city

300

Pinged, drummed, and hissed are sounds that _________. a. a band makes b. chalk makes c. hot weather makes d. rain makes
rain makes

400

When Ali goes outdoors, what is everyone thinking about? a. the heat b. the coming storm c. the fussing babies d. the cool breeze
the heat

400

What does Mr. Boyle do after Ali draws the North Wind? a. complains there is too much wind b. looks for the polar bear c. puts his feet in Mrs. Frye's lake d. pretends he is cold and makes his teeth chatter
pretends he is cold and makes his teeth chatter

400

"Oh, no," Ali moaned. "Oh, no!" In this story, moaned means _________. a. washed away b. made a low, sad sound c. cheered loudly d. said something over and over
made a low, sad sound

500

What gives Ally the idea to draw a raging blizzard.
Her mother said, "Ali, soon you'll have everything covered."

500

How does Ali feel about the rain? Why?
She feels sad because it washes all of her drawings away.