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. For use with Grades 4-8.MAT 7: sentence with three underlined words, one of which may be misspelled, plus a aquot;no mistakeaquot; option SAT 9: same ... three phrases with all words spelled correctly, one phrase with a misspelled word ITBS: four different words, three correct, possibly one misspelled, plus a aquot;no mistakeaquot; option ... They need to know how to spell words that go with the units and content taught in their grade level. ... When a word has two vowels next to each other, the sound is that of the long first one.
|Title||:||Super Strategies for Succeeding on the Standardized Tests|
|Author||:||Sara Davis Powell|
|Publisher||:||Scholastic Inc. - 2000-05-01|