Nonfiction Signpost
Signpost Trivia 1
Signpost Trivia 2
Signpost Trivia 3
Ms. Price
100

A difference between what we know and what is stated in the article. When our opinion or thoughts are changed. Which signpost is this?

Contrast & Contradictions

100

You find this in an article: "A person should NEVER shop online for Christmas! It's wrong not to support small businesses." Which signpost is this?

Extreme/Absolute Language

100

A line in an article states: "Historians have stated that the artifacts are almost 2,000 years old, which means that they have been around almost 1,000 years long than they have thought! It will take another 2 years to analyze them again." Which signpost is this?

Numbers & Stats

100

When something is viewed differently and it matters as to why it's different.

Contrasts and Contradictions

100

What is Ms Price favorite Food 

Chicken

200

Language from an author that seems to exaggerate a case. Which signpost is this?

Extreme/Absolute Language

200

 You find this in an article: "A person should NEVER shop online for Christmas! It's wrong not to support small businesses." Which signpost is this?

Extreme/Absolute Language

200

An article states: "The only time a person should EVER be allowed to receive homework is during the week. Any teachers who give homework on the weekends are inexperienced and will never understand the value of a student's time away from school." Which signpost is this?

Extreme/Absolute Language

200

I wonder what's in my food?

Quoted Words

200

How many college degrees does Ms. Price have?

2 Masters 

1 Bachelors

1 Associates  

Total=4

300

Specific data or numbers related to a topic that help enhance our understanding. Which signpost is this?

Numbers & Stats

300

Jonathan is reading an article about doctors. The article stated that doctors had to be in school for over ten years after high school. This was something he never knew before, and it changed his thinking. Which signpost is this?

Contrast & Contradictions

300

The signpost where when you are reading and you notice a word, phrase, object, or situation mentioned over and over again.

again and again

300

The only thing that can generate that kind of power is a bolt of lightning!

Aha Moment

300

What is Ms. Price favorite Color?

Orange

400

Direct quotes of opinions or conclusions of someone who is an expert. Which signpost is this?

Quoted Words

400

"Sarah Smith is the leading expert on atom study in the chemistry department of Albany Tech University. Her studies help her determine the weight of atoms." Which signpost is this?

Quoted Words

400

The signpost that comes first alphabetically.

Aha! Moment

400

"Tastes just like mom used to make."

Memory Moment

400

Name the hardest rule for student's to follow in Ms. Price classroom?

Cell Phone

500

Unfamiliar words that are related to the topic of the article. Which signpost is this?

Word Gaps

500

An article has this line: "The scientist studied the bones for many days, only to determine that they were actually fake!" Darren is unsure what the word means, but he thinks it is related to the article. He is going to search it up and add it to his vocabulary log. Which signpost is this?

Word Gaps

500

This signpost is the big moment where it could change everything.

Aha Moment

500

"What is the correct way to test individuals?"

Tough Questions

500

What kind of car do Ms. Price drive?

Equinox 

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