OSSLT Released Questions (2005-2006)

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Re-Enactors Take Trip Through Time

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  1. Two attempts, one in 1925 and another in 1948, had failed to get the Canadian Parliament to agree on a design for a new flag. Some Members of Parliament wanted the Canadian flag to include Britain’s flag, the Union Jack, in the design. Other Members of Parliament could not agree on what colours should be on the flag. Finally, on June 15, 1964, a bill was passed in Parliament to accept the flag that we have now.

    • John is an artist.
    • He is called a mixed-media artist.
    • Mixed-media artists use many materials for art.
    • Some materials may be trash or newspapers.

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News Report

    • You will have to make up the facts and information, answering some or all of the following questions: Who? What? Where? When? Why? How?
    • You must relate your newspaper report to both the headline and the picture.

    Students clean up waterfront

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No Time for Fear

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Writing a Series of Paragraphs

  1. Should the sale of “junk foods” be banned from Ontario secondary schools?

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Grammar

    • The concert was on Saturday.
    • My favourite band, Cutting Edge, played at the concert.
    • It was a rock concert.
  1. Long Point, ________________ the Graveyard of Lake Erie, has had numerous shipwrecks.

  2. (1) Many people are afraid of spiders. (2) They think spiders can give them a poisonous bite. (3) Spiders are not really insects, because insects have eight legs. (4) Some spiders do have a poison that can kill flies and other insects. (5) However, this poison is not harmful to humans.

What is Hazardous Household Waste?

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