A teacher shares her classroom-proven lessons and activities for meaningful test prep. Model lessons and practice pages use specific test formats so students get comfortable with the skills and the language of these exams. Covers vocabulary questions on comprehension; language arts mechanics such as punctuation and capitalization; language arts expression such as choosing topic sentences and combining sentences; research skills; and spelling!
How to use this product:
Reading is the key factor in all areas of standardized tests. So get your kids to read, read, read ... anything from comic strips to classic literature, from cereal boxes to technical instruction manuals. Ask for paraphrasing, opinions, predictions, analysis—all the things that call for comprehension!