Talk About It!
Descriptive questions. Let’s look at descriptive questions.
Read the questions, then discuss the answers with your reading partner. Check your answers. No peeking!
What color can rocks be?
C. All of the above
Gray (some rocks are gray, but they can be other colors also. Good Try!)
Red (some rocks are red, but they can be other colors also. Good Try!)
All of the above (Yes! Rocks can be any color from bright reds and orange to dull colors such as brown and grays! Good job!)
What gives rocks their color?
Paint (No, paint is man-made and doesn’t give rocks their color. Good Try!)
Minerals (Yes! Minerals give rocks their color. Way to go!)
Texture (No, texture is how a rock feels. Good Try!)
If your child cannot remember the answers, they should reread the article or read the lower level article, so there will be comprehension.