LEAP 2025 ELA Grade 3 Chapter 9

LEAP 2025 ELA Grade 3 Chapter 9 Sample

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Rebecca is writing an essay on how to do laundry. She needs help organizing the steps in her essay. Read the sentences and the question that follows.

Sentence 1: Last, choose hot or cold water, and then start the machine.

Sentence 2: Then add the soap.

Sentence 3: First, put in the clothes.

Sentence 4: It is easy to start a load of laundry.

What is the best order for the sentences?

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2.

Stephen is writing an informational report about desserts for class. Read this paragraph from the report. Then, answer the question that follows.

Ice cream is creamier. Frozen yogurt is healthier. Both are sweet and cold. If my parents offer, I will take either one.

Stephen needs to fix the paragraph by adding an opening sentence that gives the main idea of the paragraph. Which sentence would best begin this paragraph?

My best friend, Amy, says goldfish are the best pets. They don’t cost much, and they don’t eat much. They don’t need to be let outside early in the morning. Amy used to have a dog that once ate a remote control. Now, she has a pet goldfish named Ziggy. Her mom likes the fish better too.

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3.

Choose three sentences that support the main idea given in the paragraph.

Look at a student’s first draft about superhero powers. Help the author revise this essay. Choose the best change for each underlined part. Pick the one that makes the meaning most clear.

One day, I woke up and had superpowers. I knew theyd last for just that day. My powers included flying, like Superman. I could just jump up and fly. I could also breathe under water, like Aquaman. My magic rope made people tell the truth, so they had to say what they did wrong. Wonder Woman had one. first, I called the police and told them I could help. By flyng fast, I caught some bank robbers that try to run away. Then, I put the rope around them and made them confess. The police put them in jail when I was done with them. Next there’s innocent people on a bridge. Two guys took a truck and knocked cars into the river. I saved them by going underwater and flying the injured people to the hospital. The police were grateful, and people were happy I was around, even for just one day.

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5.

Read the sentences from the sample draft and the question that follows.

My magic rope made people tell the truth, so they had to say what they did wrong. Wonder Woman had one.

Which phrase best replaces the underlined words with more clear and specific language?

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8.

Read the sentence from the draft and the question that follows.

By flyng fast, I caught some bank robbers that try to run away.

How should the underlined words be written to correct the errors in spelling and grammar?

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